President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim have returned back to Male´, after the conclusion of their trip to islands of North Huvadhoo Atoll.
Throughout the trip, President inaugurated the Extended Kooddoo Airport Maldives as a category 3C airport, with the newly extended 1800m runway. The President also inaugurated the first airport resort hotel in Maldives, Mercure Hotels Maldives Kooddoo which is also presumed to be the first water villa- airport hotel in the world.
President Yameen and First Lady visited the islands of Kolamaafushi and Villingili on Tuesday, 26th September 2017, and met with the citizens of both islands. The President also inaugurated the Villingili Mosque, Masjidul Ikhlaas, constructed under the grant aid of His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia.
President Yameen also took part in a campaign event held at Vilingili Last Night. President Yameen and Madam Fathun arrived back to Velana international airport earlier today.