King Mohammed VI of Morocco visits

The King of Morocco, Mohammed VI, arrived in the country yesterday evening, marking the first leg of his three-state tour of eastern Africa. According to a statement by the Morocco government, the King who left Casablanca, the Moroccan capital, yesterday morning, is accompanied by Crown Prince Moulay Ismail.
President Kagame receives King Mohamed VI of Morocco who is in Rwanda for a state visit aimed at strengthening bilateral relations between the two nations. / Village Urugwiro
President Kagame receives King Mohamed VI of Morocco who is in Rwanda for a state visit aimed at strengthening bilateral relations between the two nations. / Village Urugwiro

The King of Morocco, Mohammed VI, arrived in the country yesterday evening, marking the first leg of his three-state tour of eastern Africa.

According to a statement by the Moroccan Government, the King who left Casablanca yesterday morning is accompanied by Crown Prince Moulay Ismail.

 

 

The King is also expected to tour neighbouring Tanzania and Ethiopia.

 

According to the statement, the Moroccan monarch is accompanied by a delegation of senior officials, including several ministers.

The visit to Rwanda from the King is a reciprocation of a visit by President Paul Kagame in June this year, when he had a two-day state visit to the North African state.

PHOTOS: President Kagame's official visit to the Kingdom of Morocco

During President Kagame’s visit, he was decorated by King Mohammed VI with the Grand Collar of Wissam Al-Mohammadi, Morocco’s highest national award of honour.

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