The transfer of powers ceremony between Saad Dine El Otmani and Aziz Akhannouch, appointed head of government by HM King Mohammed VI, took place Friday morning.
In a speech to this occasion, El Otmani congratulated Akhannouch for the confidence placed in him by the Sovereign, wishing the new Cabinet success in fulfilling its mission.
He also expressed to Akhannouch his wishes for success in his new position in the service of the Kingdom, with a view to achieving excellent results in the light of the various challenges faced, especially those in relation with to Covid-19.
For his part, Akhannouch praised El Otmani for the seriousness that has marked the action of the government majority despite the difficulties that any Executive can face, either politically or economically, as well as those related to the pandemic.
He also congratulated Mr. El Otmani for the success of the actions of the outgoing government which delivered good results, stressing that the former Executive has worked on the implementation of various improvements, as well as socio-economic projects under the leadership of His Majesty King Mohammed VI.
By Nouhaila El Bouhli