On Thursday, a Saudi woman became the first-ever to anchor the main news bulletin on the kingdom's national television channel Saudia TV

Weam Al Dakheel, a Saudi journalist, made history as she presented the news alongside anchor Omar al-NashwanThis came as the channel launched its new identity, with an aim to present news in a much more innovative way.

The channel will include youth-driven and family-oriented programs that will highlight different movements taking over the kingdom, including Vision 2030, according to CNN Arabic.

"The first Saudi woman to ever present the news on Saudi television"

"This is BIG"

"Wow ... what an accomplishment"

"Confident, focused, beautiful"


"I wish her all the success in the world"

Celebratory GIFs were in order

"Extraordinary presenter"

"God bless you"


"You go girl"

"Proud of you"