SHARJAH, In her remarks on the occasion of the country's centennial celebration of the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Sheikha Aisha Khalid Al Qasimi, Director of Sajaya Young Ladies of Sharjah, said, "The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan is an irreplaceable figure, not just in contemporary Arab and Emirati history, but in the recent history of the world.,, ''A national icon and a universal symbol of philanthropy, our founding father's values and principles are the strongest pillars supporting the exceptional progress the UAE enjoys today.'' "The centenary of his birth is a significant national occasion to recall milestones and striking achievements made by Sheikh Zayed, who has left an indelible imprint in the hearts and minds of the future generations. Through his exemplary vision, Sheikh Zayed has forged the UAE's modern history, and his people have continued on this path, bringing respect and glory to us in all fields," she added.

Source: Emirates News Agency