Nabila Rmili and Khalid Aït Taleb during the handover, October 8, 2021.
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In accordance with Article 47 of the Constitution, and on the proposal of the Head of Government, King Mohammed VI appointed, this Thursday, October 14, 2021, Khaled Aït Taleb Minister of Health and Social Protection, replacing Nabila Rmili .
Here is the full press release from the Royal Cabinet.
“In accordance with the provisions of article 47 of the Constitution, and on the proposal of the Head of Government, His Majesty King Mohammed VI, may God assist Him, has kindly appointed Mr. Khalid Aït Taleb as Minister of Health and Social Protection, replacing Mrs. Nabila Rmili.
This appointment takes place in accordance with the constitutional provisions, and after the submission to the Royal High Appreciation of the proposal of the Head of Government, aimed at terminating the governmental functions of Mrs. Rmili who requested to devote herself fully to her functions of President of the Council of the city of Casablanca. And this, after realizing the workload of this representative mission, and the continuous monitoring of the affairs of its inhabitants and the sites opened in this great metropolis, which was likely to impact the multiple commitments and the daily monitoring required by the health sector, especially during this pandemic period.
His Majesty the King, may God preserve him, was kind enough to give His Approval to the proposal of the Head of Government to appoint Mr. Aït Taleb, in order to continue the open projects and the urgent challenges of the Health Sector, of which in the first place the continued management of the health component of the Covid 19 pandemic and the smooth running of the national vaccination campaign “.