The value of loyalty is an inherent value of UAE leadership, embedded by the Late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan ALNahyan, enhanced and deepened by H.H.Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed ALNahyan, President of the State, may God preserve him, and his brothers the rulers of the emirates, and His trusted crown prince.
Our leadership will never forget the sons of the nation who have sacrificed their precious lives defending the nation in all fields, and their blood to preserve, maintain and keep its flag raising high.
Therefore, no wonder as an office to “follow up martyr’s families affairs” was created at the Crown Prince court, to see also a federal decree issued simultaneously by H.H.Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed ALNahyan, President of State, may God preserve him, , to establish “Pride of Nation” office, with the aim to appreciate the efforts of frontline participants during times of emergency and crisis, mobilize community support , appreciation, proud and follow their needs, in recognition of frontline teams role in combating Corona virus, setting a stunning example of sacrifice, sincerity and redemption.
Selecting H.H.Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed ALNahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, deputy commander General of armed forces, to be the chairperson of The Pride of Nation office reflects the huge importance given by the leadership to this office and the targeted categories, as he continuously keeps on praising the frontline teams in all his meeting since the pandemic started, stressing his support, thanks and appreciation for their efforts and dedication.
The establishment of “Pride of Nation” office comes as part of a complete effectiveness and excellence of Novel Corona crisis management system, by a “Government which doesn’t know Stop and not like Rest”.
Also H.H.Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid ALMaktoum, Vice President Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has confirmed in this regards earlier that; “Government which provides the means of highest quality of life to locals and residents”.
In addition, the Establishing of such office cannot be understood a part from the humanitarian approach adopted by the wise leadership while handling Corona crisis, and embodied in its sayings “Your Life is more precious”, “Do not worry” and “We are all responsible”.
UAE has demonstrated a distinguished national role in combating the Corona Virus, performed by highly qualified and efficient (Frontline Heroes), who have shown unlimited allegiance towards the leadership and the nation, dedication to protect individual and community “citizens, residents and visitors”, through the implementation of robust national health care system, availability of strong supply chain having diversified sources and marketing outlets, proactive plans, balanced and sustainable international relations, public and private sectors well-equipped with advanced technological base , enabled Government entities and business sector “ working remotely” to ensure sustainability of delivering services, business and shopping, in addition, the community cohesion stemming from the keenness of different sectors, regardless of nationalities and cultural background, to overcome the crisis and return back to normality, being the source of life cycle of millions within and outside UAE, also extending the hands of cooperation to others in international community to discover the vaccine and provides relief aid to needy people.
Based on all the above, UAE has succeeded, and its success will be completed when the virus is totally controlled and the country is declared Corona virus free.