The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
Morocco's economy ministry says it has allocated $201 million to bolster medical equipment needed to fight the novel coronavirus, including the purchase of 100 000 testing kits.
Morocco's health ministry has confirmed the country's first death linked to the new coronavirus was an 89-year-old woman who suffered from chronic health problems.
A Moroccan activist has been sentenced to two years in prison for "insulting the national flag and the symbol of the state" in a Facebook post, his lawyer says.
A Moroccan YouTuber has been sentenced to four years in prison for "insulting the king" in a video broadcast on social networks, his lawyer has said.
In a filthy squat in a beach town in northern Morocco, drug users inject and smoke heroin, a relatively recent scourge plaguing a region long known for cannabis and contraband.
Wearing a crown of flowers, "Cleopatra" the donkey delighted villagers in central Morocco by bucking the trend to clinch top prize in a beauty pagean, in the village of Beni Ammar.
A video of a group of disabled dogs running on the beach with owner Salima Kadaoui in Morocco is melting hearts all over social media.
Three years after it was liquidated for racking up billions of euros worth of debt, Morocco's sole oil refinery and one-time economic flagship is struggling to attract a buyer and survive.
South Africa supports a group called the Polisario Front, which has been seeking self determination in the Western Sahara territory since 1991
South Africa could in future withhold aid from neighbouring countries if they go against issues South Africa feels strongly about.
South Africans say they are stranded in Morocco after that country suspended all incoming and outgoing international flights.
Fifteen people have gone on trial in the Moroccan capital over the theft of dozens of luxury watches belonging to King Mohammed VI.
A YouTuber who criticised the Moroccan king has been given a prison sentence while a journalist-activist who defended anti-government protesters in a tweet has been detained.
The Toyota Gazoo Racing SA team occupied the top two spots in the overall classification of the Rally of Morocco after Nasser Al Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel won the second stage.
Morocco authorities said Monday they had found the body of a person missing after a flood hit a football pitch, bringing to eight the number of people killed in last week's tragedy.
A Moroccan court on Thursday condemned three Islamic State group supporters to death for the murder of two Scandinavian women beheaded while on a hiking trip in the High Atlas mountains.
Lawyers for the family of a Danish hiker murdered last year in Morocco said say that authorities had failed to monitor the activities of some suspects before the killing.
Sanlam says it is confident about the sustainability of its partnership with Saham Finances SA after it was criticised by a prominent Moroccan financial figure over the SA government's support for Western Sahara.
Migrants at a squalid camp in the Moroccan city of Casablanca have few hopes for the future, after their dreams of a new life in Europe were squashed.
Human Rights Watch has urged Moroccan authorities to free a man handed jail time for calling for protests over the navy's shooting dead of a 22-year-old student.
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