Kuwaiti Cabinet announces Sheikh Nawaf Al-Jaber as Emir of the country


6:22 pm

Tuesday 29 September 2020


Today, Tuesday, the Kuwaiti Council of Ministers announced, after an exceptional meeting, due to the death of the Emir of the country, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad, at the age of 91, Sheikh Nawaf Al-Jaber Al-Sabah as the Emir of the State of Kuwait.

The Kuwaiti Cabinet said, in a statement today, that in accordance with the provisions of the constitution, we call on the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah as the Emir of Kuwait.

Kuwait declared 40 days of mourning and the closure of official departments for a period of 3 days, starting today.

Kuwaiti newspapers mourned the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who passed away at the age of 91 after a struggle with illness, Tuesday.

Earlier Tuesday, the Amiri Diwan announced in a statement: “It is with great sadness and sorrow that we mourn to the Kuwaiti people, the Arab and Islamic nations, and the friendly peoples of the world, the death of the late His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait who moved next to his Lord.” Kuwait News Agency (KUNA).

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