Newly sworn in President Dr. Mohamed Muizzu has appointed 16 executives to the President’s Office.
The new appointees were presented their letters of appointment during a ceremony held at the President’s Office on Friday night.
They include Abdul Raheem Abdulla, who had served as Director General of Transition, as the Special Advisor to the President. He was appointed to the post at a senior ministerial level.
The remaining appointments are as follows;
Chief of Staff - Abdulla Fayaz
Abdulla Fayaz has served as a deputy minister at the Housing Ministry during former president Yameen’s administration
Both Principal Advisor to the President on Trade and Investment and Advisor to the President on Tourism Development are posts appointed without remuneration.
In addition to this, President Muizzu has also appointed Dr. Ali Naseer the Ambassador-at-Large of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Mohamed Shahudy as the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.