Alj will replace Salaheddine Mezouar, who resigned in October 2019 after making controversial statements about Algeria’s protest movement.

New CGEM President, We Will Work Together to Overcome Crisis
New CGEM President Chakib Alj and vice president of CGEM Mehdi Tazi. Photo credit: Chakib Alj Twitter
Safaa Kasraoui is a journalist at Morocco World News.