Activities by Eritrean nationals to curb spread of corona virus

Eritrean nationals in Saudi Arabia, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland as well as in other countries are conducting various activities with a view to contain the spread of corona virus pandemic.

Asmara, 02 April 2020- Eritrean nationals in Saudi Arabia, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland as well as in other countries are conducting various activities with a view to contain the spread of corona virus pandemic.

According to report, the nationals residing in Jeddah and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, are taking initiative to extend financial support to the effort being exerted by the Ministry of Health to curb the spread of the corona virus pandemic.

Accordingly, the National Union of Eritrean Women branch in Riyadh contributed 10 thousand Riyals while 28 members of the union branch contributed 9,150 thousand Riyals.

At a teleconference meeting the national committee and staff members of the Eritrean Embassy in Germany conducted focusing on significance of social distancing in controlling the spread of the virus, commending the effort the Eritrean Government and health institutions are taking to ensure the safety of nationals from the pandemic disease, they pledged to extend financial contribution.

According to report from the Eritrean Embassy in the Scandinavian countries, Eritrean nationals in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland are also taking initiative to extend financial contribution in support of the effort to curtail the spread of corona virus pandemic.

Likewise, Eritrean nationals in various areas of the US and the UK are taking similar initiatives to support the effort.