Al-Marsad Newspaper: The head of the Entertainment Authority, Counselor Turki Al-Sheikh, stated that it is not permissible for any band that wears the Hijazi aunt to participate in any activity related to the Riyadh season.
And he said, during a tweet that he posted on his Twitter account: “This is not the clothing of the people of Hijaz.. and the clothing of an intruder to us, and she is not our aunt … the people of Hijaz on the eye and on the head, but this is a distortion of our history.”
This is not the clothes of the people of Hijaz, and the clothes of an outsider to us, nor is she our aunt… The people of Hijaz are on the eye and on the head, but this is a distortion of our history, and we will not accept or allow the participation of any band or activity in entertainment with the aunt… Even when the Yanbu Al-Ghaliya band came in the Riyadh season, they were dressed His uncle is from Shemagh or the original aunt of the people of Hijaz!! pic.twitter.com/KxP6NZI6WX
– TURKI ALALSHIKH (@Turki_alalshikh) December 22, 2022