350 members of the National Union of Eritrean Women in the Central region visited on 13 June members of the EDF stationed in Tserona area.
Asmara, 16 June 2013- 350 members of the National Union of Eritrean Women in the Central region visited on 13 June members of the EDF stationed in Tserona area.
During the occasion in which General Sebhat Efrem, Minister of Defense, and Mr. Kahsai Gebrehiwot, Administrator of Central region have been present, Ms. Leul Gebreab, Chairperson of NUEW, indicated that the initiative being taken by the members of NUEW in the Central region is continuation of the efforts by the Eritrean women to ensure all rounded development of the country standing alongside members of the EDF.
Ms. Teke’a Tesfamichael, Chairperson of NUEW in the Central region, on her part expressed satisfaction for spending the day with members of the EDF, and that the initiative has been a sign of gesture of good intent for standing alongside them in their efforts to ensure national sovereignty and nation building.
Likewise, Col. Amanuel Hadgu noted that the initiative being taken by the members of NUEW in the Central region attests the respect of Eritrean women have on members of their Defense Forces, and that it has a deep meaning.
Ms. Fatuma Ismail, from inhabitants of Tserona, and Mr. Yonas Gebrehiwot, 7th round of National Service, on their part explained that the initiative being taken by NUEW in the Central region would encourage them reinforce participation in the nation building efforts.