Rahila Al Riyami


Age: Not stated

Omani politician who had made history in Oman as one of the first Omani women to be elected to the Shura Council in 2000 along with Lujaina Mohsin Darwish (they were the only ones elected among 15 women who ran that year) when she was the director of educational planning at the Ministry of Education for 16 years before taking on the Shura seat in 2000 in her early 50s, who was re-relected to the Shura Councul seat for the district of Baushar in 2003 and was appointed to the State Council as a Bureau Member starting in 2007 following the end of her Shura Council membership.

Cause of Death: Not stated

Born: 19??

Died: February 5, 2017

Muscat, Oman