BREAKING: Vice President Faisal Naseem to assume presidential duties temporarily

Malé, Maldives – President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih today announced that Vice President Faisal Naseem will assume presidential duties while he is indisposed.

President Solih is currently in Singapore and scheduled to undergo surgery on his thyroid this morning. The President said that he will formally notify the Speaker of the Maldives Parliament Mohamed Nasheed and has passed his duties to the Vice President.

Details to come…