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Algerian tennis player gets Moroccan citizenship

Fez- Few Weeks after Algerian artist Cheb Khaled was granted Moroccan citizenship and the media hype it created in Moroccan and Algeria media, another Algerian has been granted Moroccan citizenship.

Tennis player Lamine Wahhab, became Moroccan by virtue of a Royal Decree issued on November 7, and published on the Official Gazette.

According to the site Le360, the player had already applied years ago for the Moroccan citizenship in order to represent Morocco in a number of international events.

The 28-year old is ranked 243 in the world ATP ranking.

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