The UOWD family received with deep sorrow the news of the passing of His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum UAE Vice President and Ruler of Dubai. On this very sad occasion, we extend our deepest condolences to all UAE nationals and residents. His Highnesss outstanding and admirable leadership are evident all around Dubai and the UAE. He will be dearly missed by all of us, national and residents alike.
UOWD will be closed from Thursday, January 5 and will reopen for admissions enquiries on Thursday, January 12 and will resume regular business on Saturday, January 14, 2006.
Professor Nicholas van der Walt
Chief Executive Officer