Asmara — The 27th National Service students that have been to Sawa to finish their grade 12 education have began arriving back home to their families after graduating on 18th of July.
According to Col. Debesai Gide, Commander of the Sawa National Training Centre, the participants of the 27th round were from 83 Secondary and 7 Technical Schools across the nation. He also stated that they received the set military and academic training, in addition to development activities. Col. Debesai also stated that about 500 thousand youths have participated in national development and national resistance tasks over the past 20 years since the launching of the NSP.
Likewise, over 5,500 Grade 11 students from the Central region left for Sawa on 25 July to pursue Grade 12 studies there, as well as to participate in the 28th round National Service Program.
The students expressed readiness to live up to expectations