President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom addressed the nation regarding the current situation in the Maldives.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim sends message of felicitations to The Right Honourable Winston Peters, Minister of Foreign Affairs of New Zealand, on the joyous occasion of Waitangi Day.

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has declared State of Emergency, under Article 253 of the Constitution of the Republic of Maldives, for the next 15 days.

The President of Maldives has declared a State of Emergency in the Maldives starting from today (5 February 2018) for the next 15 days. 

By the power granted to the President under Articles 115 (a) and (c) of the Maldives’ Constitution, President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has sent 3 letters to the Maldives’ Supreme Court, regarding the challenges being faced in implementing the Supreme Court’s orders No. 2018/SC-SJ/01 and No. 2018/SC-SJ/02.