Eid Al-Adha was today celebrated across the nation.
Asmara, 04 October 2014 – Eid Al-Adha was today celebrated across the nation. The observance at Bahti Meskerem Square here in the capital was attended by thousands of the faithful.
The Eritrean Mufti, Sheik Al-Amin Osman Al-Amin, headed the religious observance. In a message he conveyed on the occasion, the Muti called on the faithful to practice mutual co-operation and extend a helping hand to the needy. Sheik Al-Amin also wished the Eritrean people at home and abroad peace and prosperity.
Meanwhile, a cultural program was conducted in Massawa city organized jointly by the Administration of the Northern Red Sea region and the Ministry of Information. The program was broadcast by Eri-TV and Dimtsi Hafash.
Present on the occasion were Ms. Tsigereda Woldegeorgis, Administrator of the Northern Red Sea region, Government and PFDJ officials and invited guests.
Bisha Cultural Troupe staged performances at the event.