The king has declared that he will have only one wife , and he and his bride were married in an unprecedented public wedding.
Reports surfaced last month stating that King Mohammed of Morocco and Princess Lalla Salma had divorced. The Royal Court has yet to confirm the break-up officially, but sources close to the palace have confirmed the news to Spanish media. Lalla Salma , born Salma Bennani, has not been seen in public in months.
Crown Prince Moulay Hassan of Morocco is the heir apparent to the throne of Morocco . Born on May 8, 2003, at the Royal Palace in Rabat, Morocco , he is the eldest child and the only son of King Mohammed VI of Morocco and Salma Bennani, now known as Princess Lalla Salma.
She is married to King Mohammed VI, and the first wife of a Moroccan ruler to have been publicly acknowledged and given a royal title. Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco .
|Tenure||21 March 2002 – present|
|Born||Salma Bennani 10 May 1978 Fes, Morocco|
|Spouse||Mohammed VI ( m. 2001)|
|Issue||Crown Prince Moulay Hassan Princess Lalla Khadija|
It’s very uncommon and frowned on to show a lot of affection in public. Holding hands in Morocco is fine. A hug here or there, a stolen kiss all fine in most situations. The more rural you are the more frowned on public displays of affection are.
Wealthiest People in Morocco Othman Benjelloun . $2.4 Billion. King Mohammed VI of Morocco . $2.1 Billion. Aziz Akhannouch . $1.7 Billion. Miloud Chaabi. $1.3 Billion. Anas Sefrioui. $1.1 Billion. King Hassan II. $1 Billion.
The king’s net worth has been estimated at between US$2.1 billion and over US$5 billion, and he is the richest king in Africa in 2014 according to the American business magazine Forbes. and he is the 5th richest king in the world.
King Mohammed VI of Morocco and his wife Princess Lalla Salma have divorced , sources close to the palace tell HELLO!’s sister publication HOLA! News of the royal divorce comes weeks after Mohammed, 54, was operated on in Paris after suffering heart problems.
Mohammed VI Since 1999
Despite its economic progress, 4 million Moroccans remain in poverty and live on less than $4 a day. Poverty in Morocco remains an issue. Recognizing the poverty crisis in Morocco is essential to alleviating it; such a feat is possible through providing facts about poverty in Morocco to the public.
Arranged marriages are “common” in Morocco (Manchester Guardian Weekly 22 Mar. 2000). One survey showed that 22 per cent of women in Morocco are married without their consent while 7.9 per cent of women are married by force ((Famafrique 23 June 2000).
Mohammed VI Since 1999
A typical Moroccan breakfast generally consists of french bread , butter, honey, and an assortment of jams. Each person will also typically receive either a piece of msemen (flaky, layered flat bread ) or of baghrir (a spongy pancake).