Manama, Nov.11 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa has today deputised Southern Governor His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa to attend the Ahlia University (AU) 14th graduation ceremony.
HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa conveyed congratulations and greetings from HRH the Premier to the graduates and their parents, wishing them continuous success in their future career.
He stressed the Government’s keenness, led by HRH the Premier on developing the educational sector to keep abreast of international strides, as Bahrain celebrates the centenary of formal education.
He praised Bahrain’s educational strides which keep pace with the wide-ranging development in other sectors, stressing the importance of education as the cornerstone of progress.
He commended the role of the private sector in promoting education, supported by the Government to contribute to bolstering Bahrain’s strenuous efforts to achieve human development and hone promising generations for future progress and prosperity.
HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa reiterated congratulations to the graduates and their families and wished them success in their future careers, hailing the university’s academic and administrative staff for their dedicated efforts.
AU Founding President and Board of Trustees’ Chairman Professor Abdulla Al-Hawaj extended deepest thanks to HRH the Premier for putting the 14th graduation ceremony under his patronage.
He congratulated HRH the Premier on the success of the medical check-ups he had undergone, wishing him abundant health and well being to continue the national development march.
He extended thanks to Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Education and Training HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa and Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi. .
AU President Professor Mansour Ala’ali stressed also addressed the graduation ceremony paying tribute to HRH the Premier for his patronage and support to the educational march in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
He paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Education and Training HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa.