2007 News Story

New Mayor of Makkah appointed

A royal order issued in Riyadh tonight announced that Dr. Khalid bin Hamza Naha, Mayor of Makkah, has, upon his request, been relieved of his post and appointed Dr. Osama bin Fadhl Al-Bar as Mayor of Makkah at the excellent rank.  The order was issued by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz upon the recommendation of Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs.