January 7, 2019
In a humanitarian gesture, Admiral Mohab Mameesh chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Suez Canal economic zone greeted the young hero Mahmoud Sayed Ahmed Morsi who rescued the Ismaili girl from a kidnapping on Friday evening, December 30th 2018, arrested the kidnappers and presented them to the police with the help of some citizens. The young hero insisted on personally handing the girl over to her parents.
In recognition of his heroic act Admiral Mohab Mameesh, chairman of the Suez Canal Authority employed him at the Authority adding that “It’s the Authorities honour to include among its employees a man of such magnanimity and masculinity of Egyptian genuine; it’s not only that he protected an innocent girl but he protected all of Egypt when he saved that girl. Admiral Mohab Mameesh assured that President Abdel El Fattah el-Sisi repeatedly stresses the importance of appreciating these honourable models and providing them with a chance to live a decent life to serve as role models for other youths, and that Egypt appreciates those who serve it with sincerity and honour.
In recognition of the Egyptian mother’s role that gave birth to and raised this hero Admiral Mohab Mameesh honoured and rewarded her with the shield of the new Suez Canal.
Mahmoud Sayed Ahmed expressed his indescribable happiness about this appreciation. He pointed out that it was his lifelong dream and honour to be affiliated to the Suez Canal Authority’s staff for what they represent in great value, for they truly are the symbol of patriotism, devotion and growth. The hero’s mother also thanked Admiral Mohab Mameesh for his quick response to her son’s wish, employing him in the Authority and for honouring her with the shield of the Suez Canal.