Newly named justice minister of Kuwait vows hard work

Newly named justice minister of Kuwait vows hard work.

The newly appointed minister of justice says he is quite motivated by His Highness the Amir’s confidence in him, pledging to sincerely serve Kuwait in any post.

Dr. Fahad Al­Afasi, whe doubles as Minister of National Assembly Affairs, said in a statement that he has been deeply honored with the confidence accorded to him by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al­Ahmad Al­Jaber Al­Sabah in the cabinet reshuffle.

“I’ve been placed in front of a great challenge; a challenge that spurs me to work more diligently and serve Kuwait continuously at any position I am assigned to,” minister Al­Afasi added.

Al­Afasi said that during his service as minister of awqaf he had made several accomplishments; such as a new administrative structure separating divisions’ jurisdictions and creating new posts.

Elaborating, Al­Afasi said he was co­architect of the “new mosque covenant” for regulating activities at the mosques, enactment of waqf funds laws, regulations for research and manuscripts’ authentication.