Under the patronage and attendance of Deputy Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah, a ceremony was held at the Radisson Blu Hotel on 14 February to release a book titled ‘A Man of Humanitarian Trade and Politics", to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the death of Mohammad Marafie, a leading businessman and humanitarian.
During the ceremony, Sheikh Ali Jarah honored a number of other humanitarian activists in Kuwait. This was followed by an award presented to Sheikh Ali by the organizers. The ceremony also involved a photo exhibition on the charitable works undertaken by the late Mohammad Marafie.
In his speech at the event, Sheikh Ali said the deceased had exerted great efforts to serve his country and people. For his part, Mohammed Marafie’s son, Abdulfattah Marafie, said the book highlighted different aspects of his father's life and the prominent humanitarian role that he played.