Late Sheikh Zayed sets role model for wisdom, philanthropic work: Secretary-General of Abu Dhabi Executive Council

ABU DHABI — The exceptional values that were cherished by late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nayhan and which have been followed by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, are an integral part of the deeply-rooted national traditions of the UAE, said Dr. Ahmed Mubarak Al Mazroui, Secretary- General of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council.

In a word marking the declaration of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan for 2018 as the “Year of Zayed”, Dr.Ahmed Al Mazroui said, “Commemorating the 100th anniversary of Sheikh Zayed’s birth is a noble celebration of a unique personality that has left indelible marks in the history of humanity at large, a personality whose colossal contributions have reflected positively not only on the homeland but rather on the whole region and the world in its entirety.”

“The wisdom, sound thinking and patience of Sheikh Zayed formed a solid basis for every single phase of the evolution of the UAE across years, starting from the declaration of the UAE Union, going all the way down to the years of development and prosperity across all fields. 2018 will mark a year of loyalty and recognition for this noble personality whose giving and achievements, have set an example to be copied for love of charity and sacrifices across the globe.”

Source: Emirates News Agency