Eritrean nationals living in Jeddah city and its environs yesterday commemorated Martyrs Day.
Asmara, 19 June 2015 – Eritrean nationals living in Jeddah city and its environs yesterday commemorated Martyrs Day.
Speaking at the commemorative event, Mr. Saleh Mahmud Sabe, in charge of public affairs at the Eritrean Embassy, noted the specialty of the event taking place at a time when Eritrean nationals are demonstrating active participation in development programs without falling victim to external conspiracies.
The participants pledged to render continued support to 73 families of fallen heroes, while NUEW branch-members in the city contributed 2,700 Riyal to the Martyrs Trust Fund.
Meanwhile, Taxi Owners Association in the Central region stated that they would provide continuous succor to 30 martyrs’ families and members of the Association raised Nfa.180 thousand to patronize the families for two years.
In the same vein, Mr. Fitusm Tewoldemedhim, an Eritrean national residing in Riyadh city has contributed 20 thousand Nakfa to the Martyrs Trust Fund.