Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait
Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait

After the death of the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti Cabinet announced that Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah had become the Emir of the country.

 

Sheikh Nawwaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah was born on the twenty-fifth of June 1937 in Kuwait City, and he is the sixth son of the tenth ruler of Kuwait, Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, who ruled the country between 1921 and 1950.

Sheikh Nawwaf has 4 sons and a daughter, they are Sheikh Ahmed Al-Nawwaf, Sheikh Faisal Al-Nawwaf, Sheikh Abdullah Al-Nawwaf, Sheikh Salem Al-Nawwaf and Sheikha Sheikha Al-Nawwaf.

Sheikh Nawwaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah assumed many important positions, starting his political journey in February 1962, when he assumed the position of Governor of Hawalli, where he managed to transform the governorate, which was a village, into a civilized, residential, and ongoing city full of commercial and economic activity, and assumed responsibility for the Hawalli Governorate for a period 16 years old.