President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom’s wife, First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim has abruptly left for Saudi Arabia on Thursday night.
VNews understands First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim left for Saudi Arabia with her youngest son.
A video showing the First Lady boarding a Saudi Airline’s flight has been circulating on social media.
The President’s Office has not yet revealed the reason for her abrupt trip.
When “Mihaaru” news questioned the Spokesperson of President’s Office Ibrahim Muaaz Ali regarding the visit, he responded that any official information regarding her trip would be publicized by the President’s Office.
Many have been speculating on the video making rounds on social media, accusing the First Lady of ‘fleeing’ the country.
“I assure you, neither President Yameen nor First Lady Fathmath Ibrahim will flee the country”, PO’s Spokesperson said, responding to these rumors.