Cultural program in connection with Christmas celebration

Massawa, Cultural performance was held today, 7 January, in Gahtelai in connection with the Christmas celebration.

At the event that was attended by Mr. Woldemicael Abraha, Minister of Local Government, and Brig. Gen. Tekle Libsu, Governor of the Northern Red Sea region, Mr. Zeresenai Gaim, administrator of the Gahtelai semi-urban center commended those that contributed for the successful organization of the celebration.

Indicating that national Holidays are forums for respect to each other and unity of the Eritrean people, Mr. Omar Haj Yahya, administrator of Ghinda sub-zone, wished the Eritrean people Merry Christmas.

At the occasion, Minister Woldemicael Abraha handed over special price to Mr. Ahmed Hamid Shbolain, former administrator of Ghatelai semi-urban center, for his contribution in the development of the semi-urban center. The price was prepared by the Governor of the Northern Red Sea region, Brig. Gen. Tekle Libsu, Mr. Omar Haj Yahya, administrator of Ghinda sub-zone, and the residents of the Gahtelai semi-urban center.

The event was highlighted by cultural and artistic performances by Rim Stars cultural troupe and other renowned artists.

Source: Eritrea – Ministry of Information