Al Hamriyah Municipality celebrates UAE’s 48th National Day

  • Saturday 30, November 2019 07:47 PM
Sharjah 24: Al Hamriyah Municipality celebrated Thursday evening UAE’s 48th National Day by organising a number of national events, programmes and activities, which embodied in the meanings of loyalty, belonging and the cohesion of the UAE people with their wise leadership.
The celebrations, which were held at the exhibition and celebrations ground in Al Hamriyah, saw unprecedented participation by citizens, government and civil departments.

The array of activities and programmes included poetry, theatre performances, music, songs, heritage, folkloric and light shows, as well as related contests. 

The events saw the presence of Humaid Saif Khalifa bin Samha Al Shamsi, Chairman of Al Hamriyah Municipal Council, several officials, a large multitude of dignitaries, department heads and citizens and residents.

At the event, several officials delivered speeches in which they congratulated the UAE wise leadership and people on this dear occasion and highlighted the country’s achievements at all levels. They also hailed the wise vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the driver of the sustainable development of the emirate, alluding to His Highness’ obtainment of the Order of the 5th Sheikha Fatima Programme for Excellence and Societal Intelligence in recognition of his humanitarian, community and cultural efforts in the UAE and other countries.

Mubarak Rashid Al Shamsi, Director of Al Hamriyah Municipality, said that the programmes of the Municipality's ceremony on the UAE’s 48th National Day were characterised by their diversity and aptness to all social groups.

He congratulated the UAE wise leadership and people on the precious occasion. He added that this year’s celebrations highlight the noble values embedded in the authentic Emirati identity, and uphold a message of love, loyalty and gratitude from the people of Al Hamriyah to the homeland and its wise leadership.