ABU DHABI, H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has described UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, as a man of innovations and accomplishments.

"Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is a man of innovations and accomplishments. He has surprised us in this Year of Giving with an initiative which would bear many positive results," Sheikh Hazza said, while hailing the immense benefits that the UAE Food Bank initiative, launched today by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed, can bring to the needy.

The initiative coincides with the 11th anniversary of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid's accession as Ruler of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed noted.

The UAE Food Bank was in line with President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's decision to declare 2017 as the Year of Giving, he said.

Sheikh Mohammed is a role model as a humanitarian leader with a broad vision. He celebrates charity and we hail him as the bright face of humanity, Sheikh Hazza added.

Source: Emirates News Agency