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Ghita Benslimane

Ghita Benslimane
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Ghita is a Moroccan native and a graduate of Boston University’s Film and Television program. She has worked as an editor for Snapchat, curating and producing international and regional stories. She has previously held positions at Larry King Now and Vox Television. She currently lives in New York City.

U.S. Bans All Importation of Oranges From Berkane Region of Morocco

Casablanca — The U.S. has banned all tangerines, clementine, mandarins and sweet oranges coming from the Berkane region of Morocco. Federal officials at the Port...

Controversial BBC Sketch Show ‘Real Housewives of ISIS’ Causes Uproar

Casablanca — A new BBC comedy series called “The Real Housewives of ISIS,” has its public divided between those seeing it as being in...

DGSN Denies Using Force to Disperse Al Hoceima Protest

Casablanca — Morocco's General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) is denying using force to disperse a protest that was held last Wednesday in Al...

Moulay Mhamed Elalamy Promoted to Director of SAHAM Assurance 

Casablanca — SAHAM Assurance’s leadership is shifting. With Mehdi Tazi’s departure, Moulay Mhamed Elalamy is set to become the company’s next director and Nadia...

15 Moroccan Establishments Named in La Liste’s Ranking of the World’s...

Casablanca — 15 Moroccan restaurants have been named by La Liste’s 2017 compilation of the world’s 1,000 best restaurants. La Liste, a world renown ranker...

At Least 5 Killed and 8 Injured in Fort Lauderdale Airport...

Casablanca —  Multiple people were killed and injured in a Fort Lauderdale International Airport Shooting this Friday, according to the Fort Lauderdale Country Sheriff’s...

Spirou and Fantasio Film to be Shot in Morocco

Casablanca — Popular Franco-Belgian comic series Spirou and Fantasio will make make its cinematic debut, with filming set to begin on January 16 in...

NY Times Ranks Marrakech 11th in Best 52 Places to Go...

Casablanca - The New York Times has listed Marrakech as one of the top 52 places to go in the new year, placing 11th...

CIA Warns Against ISIS Berlin-like Terrorist Attacks in Morocco

Casablanca — Several countries, of which Morocco is one, is at risk of experiencing terrorist attacks reminiscent of those in Berlin and Nice in the...

Casablanca-Berrechid Highway Expansion to Launch in 2017

Casablanca - Morocco’s National Highway Office (ADM) has begun the process of tripling the Casablanca-Berrechid highway. According to Akhbar Al Yaoum’s January 4 edition, the project...

PJD Communiqué Implies Istiqlal Won’t Take Part in Coalition Government

Casablanca - The Justice and Development Party’s (PJD) latest communiqué has implied that Moroccan Head of Government Abdelilah Benkirane will likely not include the...

Two People Injured in Attack on Istanbul Restaurant

Casablanca — Turkish media has reported a shooting in an Istanbul restaurant on Wednesday.  The incident, according to CNN Turk, reportedly results in at least...

Moroccan Victims of Istanbul Attack Further Attacked on Social Media

Casablanca - In the wake of the Istanbul terror attack, which claimed the lives of 39 and injured more than 65 at a nightclub,...

Omar Dhabi Appointed Medi 1 TV’s Editorial Director

Casablanca — Omar Mrini Dahbi has been appointed Medi 1 TV’s new chief editor, according to a communiqué released by the Moroccan channel.  “In order...

Temperature to Reach -5 Degrees in Some Moroccan Regions

Casablanca - Saturday, December 31 is proving to be one of the coldest Moroccan days this year has seen. A warning released by the National...

U.S. Ambassador Dwight L. Bush Announces His Departure From Morocco

Casablanca — U.S. Ambassador Dwight L. Bush Sr. has announced he will be leaving Morocco, sending a message of farewell and gratitude to the...

Spain’s Deportivo de La Coruña Eyes Moroccan Midfielder Adel Taarabt

Casablanca — Professional Moroccan soccer player Adel Taarabt may be transferring to the Real Club Deportivo de La Coruña, according to Spanish newspaper El...

Casablanca Taxi Drivers Protest Against Uber ‘Illegitimate’ Service

Casablanca - Since the 2015 arrival of Uber in Casablanca, taxi drivers have been in protest of the service, claiming they are losing clientele...

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