Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued a resolution relieving the chairman and members of the board of Al Ahli Club in Dubai and all other affiliated companies and subsidiaries of the. The resolution effected from the date of issuance.
Shaikh Mohammad set up an interim committee which will have the authority to manage and regulate affairs of the club, the Al Ahli FC company and all other assets and investment. Khalifa Seed Sulieman will chair the interim committee and will define the powers and functions of the members.
The committee is composed of Khalid Ali bin Zayed Al Falasi, Ali Ateq bin Lahij, AbdulKareem Al Haj Ahli, Ahmed Mohamed Al Kamali and Essa Mohamed Sabt. The committee, whose term is set at six months subject to being renewable, may seek assistance from whoever sees fit, if required.
The resolution sets out the terms of reference of the committee as per regulations and policies approved by the board in addition to working regulations in the club and the company. This will be achieved in coordination with the board.
The committee will manage the banking accounts and contracts of the club and company and other club’s subsidiaries or those under its supervision, represent the club and company in their relations with other bodies, form sub-committees and teams — either from its members or outside — to help it discharge its duties, perform all functions with regards to obligations and rights of the club and company in their relations with other sports institutions and take necessary action, approve regulations, rules and resolutions that aim to develop work in the club and company.
The mandate also includes any other tasks assigned to it by chairman and the board that will enable the committee to discharge its duties and functions under this resolution.
The resolution urged all persons including former members of the board, employees at the club, company and subsidiaries to fully cooperate with the committee and refer to it in regards with its functions and powers and provide it with whatever necessary to do its job properly.
The resolution also called on the committee to submit a periodic report to the chairman of the club and board on it’s function, achievements, decisions and recommendations as well as challenges facing it and solutions that it deems suitable to address them.
The resolution annuls any provision or resolution that contradicts or challenges its articles.