DUBAI, 13th May / WAM / His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority in Dubai, confirmed that the UAE has lost, with the passing of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, “may God have mercy on him”, a wise leader who continued to carry the trust that was placed upon him, armed with what he learned. From the founder of the state, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, “may God rest his soul”, to lead the Emirates in the stage of empowerment, as he devoted his life to serving the United Arab Emirates and its people.
Al Tayer said: The late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan set out in his administration of the Presidency of the State with what he learned from the founder, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, “may God rest his soul,” and what he inherited from the determination of great men and added to him from his life experience, which were great achievements during the period His presidency is the best witness to his genius, his solidity and his original metal.
Al Tayer added: It is difficult for us to list the achievements made under the leadership of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, may God have mercy on him, thanks to his patronage of the country and its sons. Human capabilities by arming him with science, thought, culture and all kinds of knowledge to contribute to advancing the wheel of construction and development.. He pointed out that the UAE, thanks to the wise leadership of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, achieved a prominent position at the global level in various fields. The deceased also adopted a wise policy in managing affairs The UAE’s foreign affairs are based on the principles of good neighborliness, respect for international conventions, and extending a helping hand to brothers and friends around the world to alleviate their suffering from a humanitarian standpoint.
His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer offered his sincere condolences and sincere sympathy to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler of Abu Dhabi, his brothers and the sons of the late Al Nahyan, the honorable General Al Nahyan, and the people of the UAE on the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, “may God have mercy on him.” May the deceased be blessed with his mercy, dwell in his vast gardens, and inspire his family and all the people of the Emirates patience and solace.