Morocco’s Abdelali Oudghiri Wins 2019 King Faisal International Prize
Monday, March 25, 2019
Morocco’s Abdelali Oudghiri Wins 2019 King Faisal International Prize

Morocco World News

A Moroccan professor at Mohammed V University of Letters and Human Sciences, Abdelali Mohamed Oudghiri, has won the 2019 King Faisal International Prize for his contributions to Arabic language and literature, alongside Egyptian Mahmoud Fahmi Hijazi, a professor at Cairo University’s Faculty of Letters.

Saudi King Salman Ben Abdelaziz Al Saoud handed out the prize in a ceremony at the Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh on Sunday. Morocco’s ambassador in Riyadh, Mustapha Mansouri, attended the event.