Sawa, 02 September 2022- Maj. Gen. Romodan Osman Aweliay, Commander of Eritrean Defense Forces Training Center, conducted seminar to teachers and students of the Warsai-Yikealo School in Sawa in connection with the 61st anniversary commemoration of 1 September, the beginning of the armed struggle for Eritrea’s Independence.
At the seminar organized for teachers on 31 August, Maj. Gen. Romodan Osman Aweliay called on the teachers to exercise their professional responsibility in nurturing competent students and contribute their part to the nation-building process.
At the seminar to students on 1 September, Maj. Gen. Romodan Osman said that after Eritrea, unlike the other African countries that were colonized, was denied its right of independence by global powers to guarantee their selfish interests, the Eritrean people were compelled to raise arms and after 30 years of acrimonious struggle, they realized their independence.
Indicating that after independence the Eritrean people emerged victorious foiling various external conspiracies and hostilities to derail their nation-building process, Maj. Gen. Romodan called for strengthening unity and awareness and living up to the expectations of martyrs’ trust.
Maj. Gen. Romodan also called on the students to concentrate on their education and follow the guidelines being provided by their teachers and staff members of the school.