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Prime Minister Departs Home From Saudi Arabia

By Wednesday November 9th, 2011 No Comments

JEDDAH, Nov 9 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his delegation left Saudi Arabia for home early this morning.

The aircraft ferrying Najib, his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor and the delegation took off from the Royal Pavillion of the King Abdul Aziz International Airport, here, at about 1am (6am Malaysian time).

Those who were at the airport to bid them farewell included the Deputy Governor of the Makkah Region, Dr Abdulaziz Al Khedheiri, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom, Malaysian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Prof Datuk Syed Omar Al-Saggaf, Malaysian Consul General in Jeddah Mohd Khalid Abdul Razak and several top officials of the Pilgrims Fund Board (Tabung Haji).

Najib and his delegation, who included his mother, Tun Rahah Mohamad Noah his younger brother, Datuk Mohamed Nazim and Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir, arrived in Saudi Arabia on Oct 31 for the haj pilgrimage.

Last Wednesday, Najib and Rosmah spent some time to visit the Tabung Haji headquarters at the Abraj Al Janadiriah hotel building, here and chatted with the Malaysian pilgrims who were staying at the hotel.

On Monday, Najib and several other Muslim leaders who were at the Holy Land for the haj pilgrimage, were feted by the Saudi Arabian Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister, Crown Prince Naif Abdul Aziz.

Source : Bernama

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