The Northern Red Sea region Culture and Sport office organized seminar focusing on the conservation of cultural heritage in Nakfa sub-zone.
Nakfa, 15 October 2019- The Northern Red Sea region Culture and Sport office organized seminar focusing on the conservation of cultural heritage in Nakfa sub-zone. The seminar was attended by village elders, religious leaders as well as representatives of the residents and the youth.
Speaking at the event, Ms. Zeineb Omar, D. G. of Culture and Sports in the region, said that commendable activity is being taken to preserve cultural and historical heritage in the region and transfer them to posterity.
Indicating the preservation of cultural heritage demands the strong participation of residents; Ms. Zeineb called for reinforced participation of public in organizing religious and cultural festivities so that they reflect the true culture of the society.
Calling on the public and particularly the youth to reinforce contribution in conservation of cultural heritage, Mr. Yohannes Gebreyesus, head of Culture in the region, said that praiseworthy effort is underway in the region to identify cultural heritage and document them.
The participants on their part expressed readiness to play due part in the effort to preserve cultural heritage and transfer them to generations. They also called for the renovation of the historical trenches of the armed struggle in Sahel and in particular that of Nakfa.