Rabat - With King Mohammed’s VI current tour of African countries and the ongoing reverberations from Morocco’s re-admission to the African Union (AU) in late January, Morocco’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation revealed on February 24 that Morocco has sent a request to the  current President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), informing her of Morocco’s interest in joining the organization as a full-fledged member.

King Mohammed VI from Dakar, Senegal
Youssef Igrouane is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.