Sheikh Mohammed gets a new grandchild – it’s a boy!

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai welcomed a grand-child this week, just after Mother’s Day.

Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed, Sheikh Mohammed’s daughter has given birth to a baby boy.

Sheikha Manal is the president of the Dubai Women Establishment as well as the UAE Gender Balance Council, and is married to the UAE’s Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed.

The baby’s name? Rashid bin Mansour.

Here’s Sheikh Mohammed playing with his new grandchild:

This isn’t Sheikh Mohammed’s first grandchild…

Sheikha Manal and Sheikh Mansour already have four children: Fatima, Mohammed, Hamdan and Latifa.

Sheikh Mohammed also has a number of other grandchildren from his sons and daughters.

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