Tinejdad, Morocco- Nadia Sminate, party member of the New Flemish Alliance (NV-A), will be in three years the first burgomaster (mayor) of Moroccan origin in Belgium, under a coalition agreement that was signed between local representatives of parties that won the municipal elections of 14 October, in the Dutch town of Londerzeel.

Larbi is a freelance writer and assistant editor at Morocco World News.