Eritrea: Geez New Year Celebrated Nationwide

12 September 2019

Asmara — Kudus Yowhanes (Geez New Year) was celebrated nationwide today, 12 September in Zagir, Central region.

At the event that was organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Information and the Central region administration and in which Governor of the Central region, Maj. Gen. Romodan Awliyay, Minister of Tourism, Ms. Askalu Menkorius, Mr. Yousuf Saiq, Chairman of the PFDJ branch in the Central region, Military Commanders and heads of national associations were presented, the head of Culture and Sports in the Central region, Mr. Endrias Asmerom stated that the jubilant celebration of religious holidays reflect the unity and identity of the people of Eritrea.

Wishing a Happy Holyday to the Eritrean people inside the country and abroad, Mr. Endrias expressed appreciation to those that participated in organizing the celebration.

The occasion was highlighted by music and artistic performances by the Central region musical troupe.

Similar program was also organized in Asmara, Expo Grounds by Keih Meret musical troupe.

See What Everyone is Watching

More From: Shabait

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.