- Auditor General refers to prosecute Jihad regarding MVR 300 million loan issue
- Govt Oversight Committee to decide on cabinet approval issue on 23 Dec
- President Yameen Ratifies Anti-Human Trafficking Bill
- Minister at the President’s Office Scheduled to Attend OIC Council of Foreign Ministers Session
- Baros Maldives celebrates its 40th anniversary
- It is a worry if authorities don’t take action against law breakers- Shameem
- Gasim proved his love for the nation in the Presidential election- Ameen
- Many challenges even after catching illegal expats- Immigration
- All basic items will be sold cheap if all due payments are settled- Adam Azim
- National Flag to be flown at half-mast following death of former President of South Africa
- Vice President praises Nelson Mandela as a model of leadership for equality and rights
- Several issues regarding the school system would be resolved in time for new academic year – Vice President
- “Nelson Mandela was a source of Unrivalled Inspiration for Recent Generations” – President Yameen
MNDF begins its 12th Inter Unit Football Tournament
MNDF has begun its annual Inter Unit Football Tournament for the year 2012. MNDF annual soccer tournament has been the most invigorating tournament held among soldiers and is played for the Commander Ismail Didi’s Trophy.
The tournament commenced with the match Coast Guard vs EME of the First Division which CG won by 2-0. The Man-of-the-match was achieved by Lance Corporal Shaffaf Ahmed, jersey number 8 of Coast Guard.
The second match was played between Supply Unit and SIFCO of Second Division. The Man-of-the-match of this event was achieved by Corporal Nooh Yoosuf, jersey number 17 of Supply Unit who scored 3 goals in the match.
23 teams are participating in this 26 day-long tournament including 10 teams in the First Division and 13 teams in the Second Division. The tournament is conducted at the Number-1 Turf ground.
The official inauguration ceremony of the tournament would be conducted tonight at 2100hrs at Number-1 Turf ground. A match between retired personnel of MNDF above 40 years and active duty MNDF personnel of above 40 years would also be played tonight to highlight the inauguration ceremony.