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Royal Decree approves Razzaz's government reshuffle


[10/11/2018 7:45:02 AM]

AMMONNEWS - A Royal Decree was issued on Thursday approving a reshuffle in Prime Minister Omar Razzaz's government.

Upon Razzaz's recommendation, the following ministers took the oath before King Abdullah II on Thursday in Al- Husseiniya Palace:

Eng. Raed Muzaffar Abu Al-Saud: Minister of Water and Irrigation,
Dr. Bassam Samir Talhouni: Minister of Justice,
Mrs.Majd Mohammad Shweikeh: Minister of State for Administrative and Institutional Development,
Dr. Azmi Mahmoud Mahafaza: Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research,
Eng. Falah Abdullah Al-Amoush: Minister of Public Works and Housing,
Mrs. Basma Mousa Ishaqat: Minister of Social Development,
Dr. Ghazi Mansour Al-Zabin: Minister of Health,
Eng. Ibrahim Subhi Al-Shehadeh: Minister of Agriculture and Minister of Environment,
Dr. Mohammed Suleiman Aburman: Minister of Culture and Minister of Youth.

Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, Royal Court Chief, Yousef Hassan al-Issawi, and His Majesty's Advisor, Director of the King's Office, Manar al-Dabbas, attended the swearing-in ceremony.

Earlier in the day, a Royal Decree was issued accepting the resignation of the following ministers as of Oct. 11, 2018:

Dr. Adel Issa Al-Twaisi, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research,
Mrs. Hala Latouf, Minister of Social Development,
Dr. Mahmoud Yasin Al-Shueiab, Minister of Health,
Eng. Yahia Mousa Kasby, Minister of Public Works and Housing,
Mr.Nayef Hamidi Al Fayez, Minister of Environment,
Mrs. Majd Mohammed Shweikeh, Minister of Public Sector Development,
Eng. Khaled Mousa Al Hneifat, Minister of Agriculture,
Dr. Awad "Abu Jarad Al-Mashakbeh," Minister of Justice,
Eng.Mounir Mousa Eweis, Minister of Water and Irrigation,
Dr. Azmi Mahmoud Mahafzah, Minister of Education,
Mr. Makram Mustafa Al Qaisi, Minister of Youth,
Mrs. Basma Mohammed Al-Nsour, Minister of Culture.

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