2005 News Story

Death of Royal Court Advisor Shaikh Abdulaziz Al-Ashaikh

The Royal Court has announced that Shaikh Abdulaziz bin Muhammad bin Ibrahim Al-Ashaikh passed away today, at the age of 90. Funeral prayers will be performed tomorrow at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. Shaikh Al-Ashaikh, an advisor at the Royal Court, held several prominent positions in his long and rich career, including those of Deputy Chief of the Judiciary, Principal of Religious Colleges and Institutes, President of Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University and Chairman of the Commission for Propagation of Virtue and Prevention of Vice.