The Eritrean Teachers Association branch in the Central region presented financial award and certificates of recognition to 88 exemplary teachers including 25 females.
Asmara, 08 October 2018- The Eritrean Teachers Association branch in the Central region presented financial award and certificates of recognition to 88 exemplary teachers including 25 females. The award was made in connection with the International Teachers Day that was observed on 5 October under the theme “Education Right with Competent Teacher”.
The awardees include 40 teachers that have been engaged from 40 to 56 years in the teaching profession and 14 that have been confirmed for their active and exemplary service.
Speaking at the occasion, the chairman of the association, Mr. Afwerki Gebrezgiabher indicated that the association is exerting effort in cooperation with partners to encourage exemplary teachers and strengthen the capacity of teachers.
Mr. Belai Habtegabir, head of the Ministry of Education branch in the Central region, indicating that teacher is the cornerstone of all rounded knowledge, called for strengthening participation for the development of education in the country.
In the same vein, the International Teachers Day was observed in the Northern Red Sea region featuring various programs.