Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended this evening at the Dubai World Trade Centre a musical performance titled Hathi Biladi (This is my homeland) Operetta, organised by the Ministry of Education and performed by over 500 school students.
The performance, held under the patronage of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, was also attended by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chief Executive of Emirates Group, Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director of Dubai Information Department, ministers, senior officials, teachers, students and their parents.
A number of Emirati and Gulf vocalists participated in the operetta which consisted of six shows, covering patriotism, Emirati schools, heritage, the gallant servicemen, the leadership and the homeland.
The operetta highlighted the achievements made by the UAE under the wise vision of the leadership. It also reflected the spirit of solidarity and joint action among the GCC countries.
Sheikh Mohammed lauded the performance which reflected the loyalty to the UAE and the leadership and emphasised the unity of the UAE people.