Amran governor tenders resignation [Archives:2003/632/Local News]

April 21 2003

Mr. Taha Ahmed, the Amran governor, has tendered his resignation to the president of the republic in protest against to the attack on him on Wednesday 16 April.
The attack was committed by Mr. Sadek Abdullah Hussien al-Ahmar, a member of Islah Party and a candidate at, (281) constituency in Khamer area.
The attack took place when the governor had returned from a short inspection tour to a number of areas in Amran city.
On the light of that, a committee has been set up under directives by the president of the republic consisting of attorney general, Director of the Security General and Criminal Administration in the governorate .