President to visit Naifaru Island

The President’s Office has stated that President Abdulla Yameen will be traveling to the island of Naifaru in Lhaviyani Atoll on Sunday afternoon. First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim will be accompanying the President on the trip.

President’s Office Spokesperson Ibrahim Muaz Ali stated that the President is visiting the island on invitation of its people. He added that the trip is organized in way of offering thanks to the people of Naifaru for the support extended to the President during the 2013 presidential elections.

He is scheduled to participate in an event hosted by the people of Naifaru on Sunday night before travelling back to capital city Male’ on Monday.