President appoints 3 senior officials
President Mohamed Nasheed has
appointed Mr. Mohamed Naseer as the Minister of State for Home Affairs,
Mr. Adam Maniku as the President of Maleâ€™ Municipality and Mr. Ali
Mohamed as Deputy Minister of State for Home Affairs. The announcements
were made at the Presidentâ€™s Office.
Speaking after the announcements,
the President urged the new President of Maleâ€™ Municipality to work to
ensure that Maleâ€™ was a clean city, and to provide a better living
environment for the residents in Maleâ€™.
The President asked the newly
appointed State Minister and Deputy State Minister for Home Affairs to
oversee the development projects in Addu atoll and Fuvahmulah. He
further urged them to work to provide a better quality of life for the
people of Addu atoll and Fuvahmulah.
Vice President Dr. Mohamed Waheed,
Press Secretary at the Presidentâ€™s Office, Mr. Mohamed Zuhair, and
Cabinet Secretary at the Presidentâ€™s Office, Mr. Abdullah Saeed were
present at todayâ€™s ceremony. Former President of Maleâ€™ Municipality, Mr. Abdullah Saleem, had resigned earlier.