1999 News Story

Prince Sultan to attend Madinah Centennial celebrations

Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz, Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General, is to patronize on Wednesday March 3 the Grand National Show which is being organized by the Governorate of Madinah Province on the occasion of the centennial celebrations of the event that led to the founding of the modern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  In this context, Governor of Madinah Province Prince Abdulmajeed Bin Abdul Aziz yesterday toured the venue of the celebrations at Prince Muhammad Bin Abdul Aziz Sports City to check that all arrangements had been made. At a press conference, Chairman of the Higher Committee for the Grand National Show Prince Faisal Bin Abdulmajeed Ibd Abdul Aziz expressed his pleasure at Prince Sultan's visit and, referring to the event as a reflection of national unity, stated that over three thousand citizens will participate in folklore and displays depicting the Kingdom's history and heritage.