The Interior Ministry reversed the decision taken by the governor of the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region, Mohamed Mhidia, to allow voters to vote in the elections of September 8, 2021 by presenting a photocopy of their card. national CIN identity, a knowledgeable source told MoroccoLatestNews.
Thus, the governor of the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region had informed the representatives of the parties participating in the elections, during a meeting held on Monday, September 6, of the possibility of submitting a ” photocopy Of the national card in order to vote in the September 8 elections. A decision that sparked a wave of criticism.
The general secretariat of the Justice and Development Party (PJD), Saad Dine El Othmani, was to hold a press conference on this issue, before announcing its cancellation after the intervention of the Minister of the Interior Abdelouafi Laftit, who decided to overturn the decision of the governor of Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima.