Elderly Man Makes History After Passing Baccalaureate Exam

Mourad EL HANAFI Ouled Teima, July 17, 2018 Upon the release of make-up baccalaureate exam results, Lahcen Chakiri, 69, the oldest candidate in Morocco, has secured his place in education history, finally passing his baccalaureate, Arts stream, with a score of 11.29/20, after missing the normal session of the 2018 Moroccan national baccalaureate exams. Wearing very…

The Unforgettable Slap- Short Story

        Mourad EL HANAFI Being a five-year-old child, my family, as any other Moroccan family, sent me to the Jamaa (traditional kindergarten, especially in villages) to learn the Arabic alphabets and some short chapters from the Holly Qur’an before I officially enrolled in “the modern school.” Usually in mornings, my mother would…