The current advisor to the Secretary General of OIC, Dr. Mohamed Shaheem Ali Saeed has been appointed as the Cheif Advisor to the local Hajj Agency, Qibla Hajj and Umrah Pvt Ltd.
According to the management of Qibla, the former Islamic University Chancellor would be an exceptional addition to the company due to his academic excellence and extensive experience coordinating Hajj and Umrah activities. They also highlighted this as a major stride for the company to improve their services.
Dr. Shaheem was a key player in the formation of Maldives Hajj Corporation while he was serving as the Minister of Islamic Affairs at the time. In addition to being the advisor to Dr Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen, the secretary general of OIC, he also heads the Sawt Al-Hikma (Voice of Wisdom) wing of the multinational organization as well.
Qibla Hajj and Umrah is a company operating with permit to provide Umrah services from the Ministry of Islamic Affairs Maldives.
Registration has now been open for December Umrah by the company.