Morocco allows women to become notaries

King Mohammed VI signs royal decree

23 January, 12:47

     Rome3 - King Mohammed VI of Morocco has signed a royal decree allowing women to take up public notary positions in the country, Al Jazeera reports.

    The move authorises women across the country to perform a number of duties in accordance with Islamic law, including documenting marriages, managing real estate transfers and certifying legal testimonies. The ministry for justice has allegedly opened up 700 positions for women in this sector. (ANSAmed)

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