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governorate

(ˈɡʌvənərət)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a province or administrative division
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the office of a governor
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the residence of a governor
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* Ridha Lahoual is appointed in the Governorate of Bizerte replacing Abderrazak Ben Khalifa
Fearing an Al-Qaeda return, security forces intensify patrols in southern governorate ABYAN, July 8 -- Security officials announced a high state of alert for Abyan governorate on Saturday, one month after the return of thousands of internally displaced people who were assured of the governorate's stability.
ABYAN, June 25 (Saba) - Abyan governor stressed on Monday the importance of activating the security apparatuses in the governorate.
The Governorate of Dakhliyah was allotted 3,127 residential plots, the highest among all the governorates.
356 beggars were arrested in the Dhofar governorate and 344 were arrested in Muscat.
The main committee has set several criteria for evaluating youth committees starting from the first stage and ending with the number of positions obtained by each club in the qualification stage at the governorate level.
5 (BNA): HH Southern Governor Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa today was briefed on the health and nutrition awareness program organized by the southern governorate in collaboration with the Health Ministry, which targeted a number of the governorate's teenage students.
In part, the report said real estate prices have fluctuated in various Kuwait governorates. Residential land price indices decreased in capital governorate by 2.2% during Q2 2016 compared Q1 where average price per meter declined in capital governorate for the second quarter receptivity to less than KD 1000/sm.
Despite securing 989 votes out of a possible 5,178 in the Southern Governorate's constituency eight covering Sakhir, Askar, Jaw, parts of Riffa and Awali, Mr Al Saeedi missed out on a place in the run-off to independent candidates Dhaib Al Nuaimi and Mohammed Al Buainain, who secured 1,901 and 1,082 votes respectively.
Hassan Refaei Hussein Al-Hawy -- Ismailia Governorate
A delegation from the governorate of Sana'a, headed by Director General of Public Health and Population Office Khalid al-Montasir, headed on Friday to Turkey to discuss cooperation aspects between the governorate of Sana'a and the Turkish governorate of Konya.
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