President Solih returns to Male’ after Kandoodhoo visit

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih returns to Male' City after a visit to Th. Kandoodhoo on October 16, 2021. (Photo/President's Office)

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has returned to Male’ City after concluding his visit to Th. Kandoodhoo. 

President’s Office confirms he returned to Male’ on Saturday morning. 

President Solih travelled to Kandoodhoo to participate in activities to celebrate National Farmers’ Day and World Food Day. 

October 15 is celebrated as National Farmers’ Day while October 16 is celebrated internationally as World Food Day. 

During the trip, President Solih, in addition to taking part in the official reception to celebrate National Farmers' Day and World Food Day, also inaugurated the food security program, fertigation system and food exhibition. 

President’s Office states that the primary goal of annually commemorating National Farmer's Day is to recognize farmers' efforts and contributions to ensuring food security. The day further aims to promote the farming vocation while also connecting the day to World Food Day, allowing farmers to showcase their products and plan events in conjunction with the days.