Saad Eddine El Othmani elected new leader of the PJD

El Othmani was yesterday elected the new Secretary General of the party for Justice and development (PJD).

The current head of Government is yesterday appointed the new Secretary-General of the PJD after a tumultuous vote which he won with 1006 votes against his opponent's 906 Idriss Azami Idrissi, the current Mayor of Fez.

El Othmani succeeds Baby on as leader of the party. Earlier it was already known that Baby could not be re-elected for a third term.

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