On Wednesday, a significant event will take place as His Highness the Amir Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah of Kuwait will be taking the constitutional oath. This special public session of the National Assembly has been called for by the Speaker of the National Assembly, Ahmed Al-Sa’adoun.
The invitation for this special session was issued by the National Assembly Speaker, in response to a request made by the government. This request was conveyed through a letter from His Highness the Prime Minister dated December 18, 2023. The decision to hold this session is in accordance with the provisions outlined in Article 60 of the Constitution, as well as Article 72 of the internal regulations of the National Assembly.
The special public session is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, December 20, 2023, at ten in the morning. During this session, His Highness Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Amir of Kuwait, will solemnly take the constitutional oath.
This event holds great significance for the people of Kuwait and marks an important moment in the country’s political landscape. The constitutional oath is a formal declaration by the Amir, affirming their commitment to uphold and protect the Constitution of Kuwait.
By taking the constitutional oath, His Highness Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah demonstrates his dedication to the principles and values enshrined in the Constitution. This oath serves as a pledge to govern the country in accordance with the laws and regulations established by the Constitution.
It is worth noting that the constitutional oath is a customary practice in many countries around the world. It serves as a symbolic act that emphasizes the importance of the rule of law and the democratic principles upon which nations are built.
In Kuwait, the constitutional oath holds particular significance due to the country’s unique political system. Kuwait is a constitutional monarchy, where the Amir plays a vital role in the governance of the nation, while the Constitution establishes the framework for the functioning of the government.
As the Amir takes the constitutional oath, it reinforces the democratic values and principles that Kuwait upholds. It signifies a peaceful transition of power and reaffirms the country’s commitment to the rule of law.
This event will be witnessed by members of the National Assembly, government officials, and other dignitaries. The public session provides an opportunity for the people of Kuwait to witness this historic moment and show their support for the new Amir.
The constitutional oath-taking ceremony is a testament to the stability and continuity of Kuwait’s political system. It ensures a smooth transition of power and reinforces the democratic foundations upon which the country is built.
As the Amir, His Highness Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah assumes the responsibility of leading the nation and safeguarding the interests of the Kuwaiti people. His commitment to upholding the Constitution will guide his actions as he fulfills his duties as the leader of Kuwait.
Overall, the constitutional oath-taking ceremony is a momentous occasion that symbolizes the unity, strength, and democratic values of Kuwait. It represents a new chapter in the country’s history and sets the stage for a promising future under the leadership of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.