Lawsuit against Meta: Nigeria seeks $70m penalty

#Other countries : A Nigerian advertising regulator has sued Meta, accusing the owner of Facebook and WhatsApp of posting unauthorized ads and seeking a 30 billion naira ($70 million) fine. The lawsuit filed in a local court by the Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria, or ARCON, is the latest action by the regulator that analysts … Read more

Lawsuit against Meta: Nigeria seeks $70m penalty

#Other countries : A Nigerian advertising regulator has sued Meta, accusing the owner of Facebook and WhatsApp of posting unauthorized ads and seeking a 30 billion naira ($70 million) fine. The lawsuit filed in a local court by the Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria, or ARCON, is the latest action by the regulator that analysts … Read more

Schengen visas: intermediaries take over the online appointment system

By Mohamed Younsi on 09/28/2022 at 9:51 p.m. A Moroccan man holds his passport in front of his computer displaying a Schengen visa in the capital Rabat on September 28, 2021. © Copyright: FADEL SENNA / AFP Kiosk360. The system of appointments for Schengen visa applications is manipulated by intermediaries who book these appointments to … Read more

Mauritania: Moroccan consulate in Nouakchott overwhelmed with visa applications

#Morocco : Hundreds of visa applications are received every day by the consular services of the Moroccan Embassy in Nouakchott, generating more human and material resources and working hours beyond the usual standard. Several reasons are put forward to explain this rush. This Tuesday, September 27, the crowd is less, while the number of candidates … Read more

Restriction of French visas: “a collective and unjust punishment”, according to a hundred associations

By Ihssane El Zaar on 09/23/2022 at 2:41 p.m. A Moroccan man holds his passport in front of his computer displaying a Schengen visa in the capital Rabat on September 28, 2021. © Copyright: FADEL SENNA / AFP About a hundred organizations and associations, from France and the three Maghreb countries affected by the restriction … Read more

Appointment scams for Schengen visas issued by Italy: instructions

In Morocco, the difficulty of obtaining an appointment to file a Schengen visa application with Italy is inflaming public opinion. Depositors face an ordeal: that of being able to find a free slot. Intermediaries offer it illegally and at exorbitant prices. The subject of Schengen visas is always at the heart of debates in Morocco. … Read more

Visas: making appointments for family reunification suspended by the Italian consulate

By Hajar Kharroubi on 09/12/2022 at 11:34 a.m. (updated on 09/12/2022 at 11:36 a.m.) © Copyright: DR The Italian consulate has just announced that it will not be possible to make an appointment, for the next two weeks, at the TLS Contact center in Casablanca to obtain a Schengen family reunification visa. Here are the … Read more

Visa refusal: In video, the Kabareh Cheikhats respond with sarcasm to the French consular services in Morocco

After seeing their visa application rejected by the French consular services in Morocco, when they were supposed to perform on the stage of a festival in Montpellier, the members of the Moroccan troupe Kabareh Cheikhats concocted a video to denounce the grotesqueness of this situation. Businessmen, students, members of the same family, artists… in Morocco, … Read more

Visa refusal for France: an outright scam, according to Bouazza Kharrati

In this interview with Le360, the president of the Moroccan Federation of Consumer Rights, Bouazza Kharrati, talks about the reasons that led him recently to ask the French Embassy to reimburse the costs of visas refused without valid reason. You sent a letter to the French ambassador to Morocco to request the reimbursement of visa … Read more