www.Shabait.com An exhibition organized in Massawa on the occasion of the 16th anniversary of Operation Fenkil highlights the resources of the Northern Red Sea region in the domains of tourism and fisheries. The exhibition organized by the Eritrean Fisheries Corporation is also designed to acquaint the public with institutions in the port city.
Over 15 different types of fish in the Red Sea and fishing boats have been displayed in the exhibition and brings to the attention of all concerned that Eritrea is blessed with immense marine resources that need to be harnessed effectively.
Moreover, the exhibition portrays bird and wildlife potentials in the region and different activities being undertaken within the framework of the Warsay-Yikaalo Development Campaign. Pictorial presentations equally reflect the ancient Massawa and Asmara-Massawa railway line, as well as the formerly existing electrical ropeway.
A swimming competition, boat racing, half-marathon race , soccer and cycling events were held in conjunction with the exhibition.