In response to the initiative by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, launched through his Twitter account, students at the HCT-Dubai Women’s College (DWC) have joined together today as one and raised the UAE flag in a display of loyalty to the nation.
The flag raising ceremony followed His Highness’s guidance to all institutions and ministries in the country to raise their beloved flag at the same time – at 12 pm on Wednesday.
The UAE flag was hoisted by Dr. Tarifa Ajaif Alzaabi, DWC Director, with the college’s Student Council members.
Dr. Tarifa gave a welcome speech to students and faculty who gathered on the occasion of Flag Day. The college’s celebrations included representatives of the Dubai Police who gave the oath of allegiance with all students on this special occasion.
Members of DWC Student Council joined all DWC students, staff and faculty to hoist the UAE flag, as the whole DWC community expressed their loyalty and gratitude to their beloved country and its wise leadership.