Three robbers sentenced in Eydhafushi

Three robbers sentenced in Eydhafushi

Baa atoll capital island Eydhafushi’s Magistrate Court has sentenced three men, who broke into and robbed an Eydhafushi store, to jail. The three men, B. Eydhafushi, Ufaa, 36 year old Naashiq Ahmed Rasheed, Fasmeeru, 24 year old Assaan Shaakir and Malas, 23 year old Eeshan Abdul Azeez, were found guilty of having broken into and […]

Aishath Hanan wins Amin Didi Award

Aishath Hanan wins Amin Didi Award

  The Amin Didi Award, given away by Aminiya School annually, has been awarded to Aishath Hanan Majeed of Baa atoll capital island Eydhafushi. Hanan is currently studying in Aminiya School. The award was presented to Hanan by the Minister of Education Dr. Aishath Shiham, at a ceremony held at Aminiya School today .   […]

Another two crocodiles sighted – in Baa Atoll

Another two crocodiles sighted – in Baa Atoll

Two crocodiles have been spotted near the uninhabited island of Vahkaru in Baa atoll. A media official from the police stated that the sighting was reported to them at around 3:45 pm today. Reports indicate that the two crocodiles seen near the island were 2.5 feet and 4 feet in length. A team of police […]

Villa College Eydhafushi Campus: The Trailblazer

Villa College Eydhafushi Campus: The Trailblazer

The year 2013 witnessed the start of a brave outgoing venture .The Villa College Eydhafushi Campus was founded with a specific purpose of facilitating the young student community as well as people who are working at their jobs to pursue Foundation, Graduation and Masters courses in their Island of Residence. February the 4th of 2013 […]

Revetment project begins for Eydhafushi reclaimed area

Revetment project begins for Eydhafushi reclaimed area

  A project is under way to set up revetment at the reclaimed area, which is affected by erosion, in Baa atoll capital island Eydhafushi. Vice President of Eydhafushi Council Mohamed Naurif told Sun Online that the work began yesterday. “About 800 metres of revetment will be set up under this project, which should be […]

The People’s Atoll – Story of the First Biosphere Reserve of the Maldives

  As he gazes out over the crystal blue water these days, Ahmed Fareesh reflects back to times long ago. A time of young dreams that yearned to journey across the expanse of the sea that stretched infinitely before him.  A time of fantasies that reached beyond the waves to the waters where the dolphins […]