By Chaimaa Zahaar Rabat - The British Film Week film will organize in its 2017 edition the projection of classics movies of the 1940s. After the kicking off last week in Casablanca, the event starts Monday, June 19 in Rabat. The British Film Week is back to support initiatives for cultural revitalization during the holy...0
Famous French Singer Maitre Gims Performs Omra in Mecca
Rabat - Famous French-Congolese Singer Gandhi Djuna, commonly known as Maitre Gims, has shared on social media pictures of him in Mecca where he went to perform omra (minor pilgrimage).
Gims, who converted to Islam in 2004, is seen wearing a Moroccan gandora and Gulf countries’ national attire.
Along with one of his pictures, taken on top of a mountain in the Muslim holy city, Gims posted a verse from the Quran that says: “And do not walk upon the earth exultantly. Indeed, you will never tear the earth [apart], and you will never reach the mountains in height.”
A personal friend of King Mohammed VI, Gims has been pictured on several occasions with the monarch and members of the Royal family.
He is an habitué of Morocco where he has a large fan base.