After I was inspired by Manal Al Shirf campaign I asked my brother to teach me how to drive. Back then I was living in Riyadh city. Our teaching sessions have always started on Friday or Thursday mornings that’s when the streets are less busy. After making a good progress my brother started letting me drive to my hometown, the Eastern province, which is about 450 kms away.
Omaima Al Najjar, a Saudi woman, was "caught" driving a car by the police in Khobar city in the Eastern Region of Saudi. Read what ensued: