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Ombudsman Office's fifth annual report issued

The Office of the Ombudsman issued its fifth annual report covering the period from May 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018. In a statement, it announced that the report reflected its march over the past fi... More

Ombudsman Investigation of Concerns Relating to Mr. Hasan Mushaima

OMBUDSMAN: Following concerns raised by Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs)  and widely expressed in social media about the conditions of detention and care of  Mr. Hassan Mushaima, ... More

Ombudsman Office's fourth annual report released

The Office of the Ombudsman stressed commitment to ensuring that its work within the criminal justice system meet the requirements clearly stipulated in the decree of its establishment. It also st... More

HM King issues decree

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has issued decree Nawaf Mohammed Al-Mouawda was re-appointed as Ombudsman at the Interior Minister with the rank of undersecretary for a five-year t... More

Ombudsman's international cooperation reaffirmed

Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Maawda today received French Ambassador to Bahrain, Bernard Regnauld-Fabre, accompanied with his deputy. The ambassador was briefed about the Ombudsman Office... More

Ombudsman receives Swiss delegation

Ombudsman Nawaf Al Maawda today received a delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Federation, led by Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs, Wolfgang-Amadeus Brulhart... More

Equality, fairness, human rights culture highlighted

Manama, Oct. 13 (BNA): Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda said the Ombudsman Office was established in line with Bahrain Economic Vision2030 to achieve equality and fairness for all. ... More

HE Interior Minister Receives Ombudsman Annual Report

His Excellency Interior Minister, Lt-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa received on Wednesday Ombudsman General Secretary Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda , in the presence of the Assista... More

Ombudsman denies inmate's baby allegation

The Ombudsman today denied the allegations of a female inmate at the reform and rehabilitation centre, who claimed that she had not been allowed to hand over her baby to one of her relatives und... More

Ombudsman receives Qatari delegation

Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Ma'awda said the Office of the Ombudsman welcomes cooperation with brotherly GCC institutions, being the first of its kind in the region. This came as he r... More