Training begins for Eydhafushi football academy

Training begins for Eydhafushi football academy

  “There are very talented children here. It is evident from today’s (Saturday) training session. What these children need is good training. The outcome may be football stars if such training is provided.” These were the first words of the Brazil coach who have started training children for the Eydhafushi football academy to be set […]

Opposition candidate wins Kamadhoo Council seat

Opposition candidate wins Kamadhoo Council seat

  Preliminary results showed that the main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s (MDP) candidate Ahmed Sajid won the by-elections of Baa atoll Kamadhoo’s Council. He obtained 169 votes from the ballot box in the island and 51 from the polling station in the central capital Male’ – in the by-elections held yesterday. The ruling Progressive Party […]

Royal Island resort introduces Alha Eid package

Royal Island resort introduces Alha Eid package

  Royal Island resort in Baa atoll has introduced an attractive vacation package for the upcoming Alha Eid Muslim festival. The resort organizes such packages for public holidays aimed at Maldivians and expatriates. The packages include lodging, meals, and transport from the central capital Male’. The current package runs from 30 August to 10 September. […]

Auditing of Eydhafushi Council begins

Auditing of Eydhafushi Council begins

  Baa Atoll Council has started an audit of atoll capital Eydhafushi island’s Council. The move comes at the request of the Eydhafushi Council. The audit is also done to inform the current Council of last Council’s decisions and projects. The current Council says that the audit will clear the administrative confusions pertaining to project […]

Two students of BAEC in the “Top Ten” of Advanced Level results

Two students of BAEC in the “Top Ten” of Advanced Level results

  With ‘A’ passes in five subjects, two students of Baa Atoll Education Centre (BAEC) made it to the “Top Ten” list of the May/June A Levels. Preliminary results will demonstrate that four students made it to the Top Ten, according to the school located in Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island. Last year, 11 students […]

Kihaadhoo School’s Dinner Night to be held in September

Kihaadhoo School’s Dinner Night to be held in September

  by Mariyam Yasma Baa atoll Kihaadhoo island’s school is to host its annual Dinner Night on 22 September. Entitled “Dhivehi Sufuraa”, it is organized as a fund raiser for the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) of the school. Started in 2010, the event is aimed at staff working in Baa atoll resort islands and has […]

Soneva Fushi becomes champions of Zone 5

Soneva Fushi becomes champions of Zone 5

  Soneva Fushi today became the champions of Sonee Sports Inter Resort Volleball Tournament’s Zone 5 after winning over Anantara Kihavah Villas. Soneva Fushi won the final match by 3-1 sets (25-21, 25-22, 25-16 and 25-22). The man-of-the-match was Soneva Fushi’s Ali Huzam. Maldives best volleyballer Ismail “Kuda Kaattey” Sajid, who played for Anantara, was […]

Eydhafushi needs more greening

Eydhafushi needs more greening

    Once, I brought a friend to Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi because he wanted to holiday in the island. However, I was not prepared for his reaction upon arrival. “Is this Hell? This island is rather hot, no?” It was mid day and there were no trees nearby and not even a breeze. This […]

Applications open for Eydhafushi football academy

Applications open for Eydhafushi football academy

Da Grande Assistencial International Football Academy, which operates soccer academies around the world, today opened applications to get registered at the football academy to be started in Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island. Applications for children aged 16 to 18 are open until Thursday. Application forms are available from Niami Trade and Fasmugoo Buildware shops. A […]

Inter Resort Volleyball Tournament final match delayed

Inter Resort Volleyball Tournament final match delayed

  by Raaif Yoosuf The final match of the Inter Resort Volleyball Tournament, to be played between Soneva Fushi and Anantara Kihavah Villas today, has been postponed after match officials did not get permission to board Soneva Fushi where the match was to be played. The tourney’s committee Chairman Mohamed Shaafee told Mihaaru that the […]