President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih appointed Ali Nashath as a member of the Elections Commission (EC) on Thursday. President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih presented the letter of appointment to Ali Nashath, at a ceremony held at the President’s Office this morning.

He was appointed under Articles 167(a) and 168(b) of the Maldivian Constitution and in conjunction with the stipulations outlined in section 4(a) of the “Elections Commission Act” (No. 8/2008).

Prior to awarding the letter of appointment, Supreme Court Judge Dr. Azmiralda Zahir administered the oath of office to Ali Nashath in the presence of President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.