Interior Minister receives first annual Ombudsman report

May 27, 2014

Manama, 26/05/2014. (BNA) -- Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa received here today the Secretary-General of the Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda who presented him with the first annual report of the Ombudsman. The report includes the activities of the Ombudsman from July 2013 to April 2014, in accordance with Decree 27 of 2012 that was amended by Decree 35 of 2013. Submitting the annual report reflects the Ombudsman's keenness to promote transparency as one of its guiding principles. The Interior Minister directed to form a committee in the Interior Ministry to review and study the comments and recommendations featuring in the report in order to highlight the opinion of the Interior Ministry about them through.