UAE businessman builds houses for orphans in Yemen

Sana'a (Yemen), June 24 (IANS/WAM) Emirati businessman Mahmoud Fatah Khaja has funded the construction of a housing project for orphans on Yemen's Socotra Island.

Of the 80-apartment housing complex, 55 apartments have been handed over to beneficiaries. The remaining 25 units will be handed over soon.

Meanwhile, the Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has delivered two blood storage units, 450 units of donated blood and medicines to the Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Hospital in Socotra Island.

The first phase of the modern Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Hospital opened Dec 6, 2012 in Hadibo, capital of Socotra Island. It is fitted with advanced equipment and has two operation theatres, an intensive care unit and gynecology, maternity and infants wards.




Get stories like this on the Yahoo app and discover more every day.
Download it now.