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Council of Ministers congratulates the Ombudsman Office on winning the Chaillot Prize for the Promotion of Human Rights

Manama, 24 November: The Minister of State for Information and Official Government Spokesperson, Sameera Rajab, stated at a press conference yesterday, 23 November, following the weekly Council of... More

Interior Minister issues a Ministerial Order in implementation of Ombudsman Recommendation

Ombudsman Office:  Interior Minister issues a Ministerial Order to prevent any member of the public authority or law enforcement officers (non-prison or detention facility staff) to call or q... More

Ombudsman, Nawaf Al Ma'awda, speaks at Bahrain Friendship Society in London

The Ombudsman for the Ministry of Interior, Mr Nawaf Al- Ma'awda, was the guest speaker at the annual ceremony held by the Bahrain British Friendship Association in London. The event included ... More

Ombudsman receives French Ambassador

05 : 06 PM - 18/11/2014 Manama, Nov. 18. (BNA) – Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Ma'awda received here today the newly-appointed French Ambassador to... More

Ombudsman launches investigation into police car insult video

Manama, 11/11/2014 (BNA) – The Office of the Ombudsman announced that it is following closely the video footage posted on some social media networks, and showing person being insulted inside... More

Ombudsman's Office probes inmate's death

Manama, 06/11/2014 (BNA)-- An immediate probe has been launched into the death of an inmate in Jaw Prison, according to a statement by the Ombudsman's Office. Preliminary investigations sugges... More

Ombudsman's experience highlighted in the USA

Washington, Sept. 21. (BNA) – Secretary-General of the Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Ma'awda participated in the 20th Annual Conference of the National Association for Civilian Oversight o... More

Ombudsman, NARHPS sign MoU

Manama, Sep 1 (BNA) – Secretary-General Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda today represented the Ombudsman General Secretariat and CEO Dr. Bahaa-Aldine Fatihia represented the National Authority for t... More

Hunger strike ended

Manama, Aug 30 (BNA) – The Ombudsman General Secretariat has announced that the Dry Dock Detention Center (DDDC)'s remanded prisoners have today ended their hunger strike. The Ombudsm... More