OIC chief thanks KSA for its SR 30 million donations to ISSFNovember 23, 2017
Jeddah (OIC-UNA) – Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Yousef Al-Othaimeen offered sincere thanks and appreciation to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman for their support for the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF), an OIC affiliated institution, for the generous contribution of SR 30 million made by Saudi Arabia to the ISSF, and for allocating special premises to the ISSF and its committees in Riyadh.
The donation was announced on Monday on the occasion of the 10th meeting of the ISSF General Assembly attended by OIC secretary general.
The General Assembly approved the inauguration of the Chairman of the General Sports Authority in Saudi Arabia Turki Al-Sheikh as chairman of the ISSF Board of Directors for the period of 2017-2021. In this regard, the secretary general congratulated the new chairman on his assumption of his post, wishing him full success in his duties. Al-Othaimeen expressed confidence in Al-Sheikh’s leadership and his contribution to enhancing the Federation’s effectiveness towards greater Islamic solidarity and the consolidation of Islamic values and interest in youth.
Source: International Islamic News Agency