Three-Day Mourning Period Following Death Of President Sheikh Khalifa's Mother

Three-Day Mourning Period Following Death Of President Sheikh Khalifa's Mother

28 Jan 2018

HH Sheikha Hessa passed away this morning

HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, is mourning his mother, HH Sheikha Hessa Bint Mohammad Al Nahyan, it has been announced by Ministry of Presidential Affairs. Sheikha Hessa was the first wife of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan, founding President of the UAE. 

The ministry also announced an official mourning period of three days in the country, starting today. 

Dubai's royal family have reached out with their sympathies