Hiba Press

HibaPress was created in 2008 by its current CEO, Mohamed Lekbir. Its current editor-in-chief is Kamel Krouu. In 2015, Both Lekbir and Krouu were sentenced to 10 months in jail after being accused of defamation the governor of the city of Marrakech. Its editorial and economic model are inspired by those of Hespress.

 

Key facts

Audience Share

N/A

Ownership Type

Private

Geographic Coverage

International

Content Type

Free

Passive Transparency

upon request, ownership data is easily available from the company/channel

3 ♥

Media Companies / Groups

HibaMedia

Ownership

Ownership Structure

The company Hiba Media, is the sole owner of the media Hibapress. It is a single-shareholder LLC.

Voting Rights

MD

Group / Individual Owner

Mohamed Lekbir

100%
Media Companies / Groups
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2008

Founder

Mohamed Lekbir

Ceo

MD

Affiliated Interests Ceo

MD

Editor-In-Chief

Kamel Krouu

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

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Contact

Rue Ibn Taymiya

Imm.12 Appt 4, 2eme Etage

Fès, Morocco

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

N/A

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

N/A

Advertising (in % of total funding)

M/D

Market Share

M/D

Further Information

Meta Data

Information obtained by letter from owner Mr. Mohamed Lekbir. However no specific information was obtained regarding capital division.

Sources

Ad Vox Global Voices (2015), ‘Digital Citizen 3.8’,

https://advox.globalvoices.org/2015/10/14/21695/

http://Accessed in 24th October.

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