Special activities are to be launched at Hulhumale on Friday night under the name “Feshun” (meaning, beginning) as part of President Abdulla Yameen's campaign for a second presidential term.
Speaking on behalf of President Yameen’s campaign office, Spokesperson of the President’s Office, Ibrahim Muaz Ali, said the activities are being carried out under the initiative of First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim.
Muaz said the activities will be launched at a special ceremony near MPL in Hulhumale’.
Noting that the activities are not the official launching of the presidential campaign, Muaz said the activities will end after President Yameen wins the 2018 elections.
He said although President Yameen has not officially announced his presidential bid, majority of the country’s population wants him to run, therefore he said that they do not want to wait until he gets PPM’s presidential ticket.