Mauritanian president arrives in Madinah, visits Prophet’s Mosque

Mauritanian Prime Minister Mohamed Ould Bilal visited the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah during his visit to Saudi Arabia. (SPA)

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani and his accompanying delegation arrived in Madinah Friday to visit the Prophet’s Mosque.

At Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah; they got welcome by Prince Saud Bin Khalid Al-Faisal, deputy governor of Madinah Region; as well as a number of senior officials.

President Ghazouani and his accompanying delegation also paid a visit here Saturday to the Mosque of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him.

He also performed prayers inside the Prophet’s Mosque; and greeted the Prophet and his companions.

Upon arrival at the Prophet’s Mosque, the Mauritanian president also got welcome by a number of officials.