Male City Council - Latest Stories

  • Nasheed names cops who ‘cut down the trees'

    Nasheed names cops who ‘cut down the trees'

    Former Maldivian President and opposition – Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) on Tuesday announced names of some policemen who he alleges to have been involved in cutting down the trees on Majeedhi Magu, Male’, last Thursday night.

    October 28, 2014
  • Council collect info on trees being cut down

    Council collect info on trees being cut down

    Male’ City Council said on Monday that they were collecting information related to betel trees planted on Majeedhee Magu - part of a green initiative - being cut down by a group of masked men, and appealed for anyone with information to contact the council.

    October 27, 2014
  • "No police involvement in cutting down trees"

    "No police involvement in cutting down trees"

    Police said on Saturday that they weren’t in any way involved in cutting down areca palms or betel trees planted by City Council on main street of capital, Male’ – Majeedhee Magu.

    October 25, 2014
  • "Cops should've prevented cutting down trees"

    "Cops should've prevented cutting down trees"

    Former Police Commissioner and current Kinbidhoo MP Abdulla Riyaz said on Friday that police should have immediately intervened and prevented the group of men from cutting down all betel trees planted by City Council on Majeedhee Magu, main street of capital, Male’.

    October 24, 2014
  • City Council and Gov quarrel over flooding

    City Council and Gov quarrel over flooding

    Maldivian Finance Minister Abdulla Jihad on Saturday rebutted claims made by Male’ City Mayor Mohamed Shihab that the problem of rain causing severe flooding on the streets of Male’ could only be solved when the government allocated money for it.

    October 18, 2014
  • Mosque built on Odeon site dismantled

    Mosque built on Odeon site dismantled

    The temporary mosque that was built on Odeon site has been dismantled.

    September 25, 2014
  • Police begin elimination of gang nests

    Police begin elimination of gang nests

    Police have started to eradicate public places that have become gang nests, are inhabited by the gangs that are involved in juvenile crimes.

    August 13, 2014
  • Country set back years: Nasheed

    Country set back years: Nasheed

    Opposition leader, and former president of Maldives Mohamed Nasheed has spoken against the government, in a ceremony held at Male’ City Hall by Maldives Democratic Party (MDP), Tuesday, to commemorate the event famously known as the ‘Black Friday’.

    August 13, 2014
  • Crackdown on gang strongholds

    Crackdown on gang strongholds

    The police have decided to allow local citizens to eliminate places all over Male’ being used as gang strongholds.

    August 06, 2014
  • Decree to maintain peace

    Decree to maintain peace

    The Male’ City Council has decreed on Tuesday that the wave of gang violence taking place in Male’ and other islands should be stopped and peace maintained within the country.

    August 05, 2014
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