Body of Emirati missing child found in River Nile

ABU DHABI: The body of Emirati boy Hamad Abdullah Al-Ali was found today at 1 pm, UAE local time, Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry Juma Mubarak Al-Jenaibi stated.

The boy fell into River Nile on the evening of Friday 7 September 2012, he said.

The UAE Embassy in Cairo is taking procedures, overseen directly by the Ambassador of the UAE, to transport the body of the dead boy to the UAE as soon as possible, he added.

The official prayed to The Almighty to bestow mercy of the soul of the dead boy and to bestow patience on his family bear the loss.