Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.


Sheikh Mohammed appoints new Dubai Health Authority chief


DUBAI – The Dubai Ruler appointed a new Director General of the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the Dubai Crown Prince announced on Sunday (January 24).

Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, also approved a decision to appoint a deputy director for DHA.

Awad Saghir Al Ketbi is now the new Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, said
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid, Crown Prince of Dubai.

Al Ketbi replaces Humaid Al Qatami, whom Sheikh Hamdan describes as “one of the most loyal men to his nation”.

“We thank him for his vast efforts and contributions over the years. We wish him continued success,” Sheikh Hamdan said of Al Qatami.

Meanwhile, Dr. Alawi AlSheikh Ali has been appointed Deputy Director of DHA, Sheikh Hamdan added while wishing both officials success in their new roles.

“Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid believes in the importance of involving the youth to help steer and revitalise Dubai Government operations, with complete confidence in the ability of our young national talents to bear this responsibility,” Sheikh Hamdan said. ICA/Expat Media

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