Shafiu appointed Deputy Minister of Islamic Affairs

Shafiu Ali: He was appointed Deputy Minister of Islamic Affairs on January 3, 2019. (File Photo/President's Office)

Shafiu Ali from Fuvahmulah City has been appointed Deputy Minister at Ministry of Islamic Affairs.

The appointment was made by President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih this Thursday.

Shafiu Ali comes from an education sector background. He served as a secondary teacher and higher secondary teacher at the Gn. Atoll Education Center, and as leading teacher at the center. He has also served as the principal of Ideal School of Fuvammulah City.

He has a Bachelor of Teaching – Secondary from the Maldives National University (MNU).