Thousands of people had the opportunity to celebrate & participate!
This year the Eritrean Festival UK 2018 unlike its previous 16 years of festivities had more to offer and did much with extreme zeal. This year’s festival was a double celebration with the Peace Agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia, showcased Eritrea’s Socio-Economic, Cultural & Traditional values.
The British Eritrean Festival UK core values being to promote Harmony, Consolidation of Eritrean Unity, Strengthening Eritrea’s Cultural & Identity, promoting a higher mobilization and organization development of Eritrea, African capacity & ingenuity in addition to recreational activities.
The Festival opening ceremony was presided by a distinguished Guest of Honour H.E Estifanos Habtemariam Ambassador of the State of Eritrea to UK & Ireland, Mr. Nitin Parekh, deputy major of Harrow, representative of the various organizations, community elders & religious leaders.
The colorful Festival in London at Harrow Leisure Centre, a magnificent arena, that would house the bus-loads that came from Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Liverpool, Sheffield, Nottingham, Coventry, and Newcastle.