Tirana Mayor Awards 'Medal of Gratitude' to Albanian Boxer
Albanian Daily News
Published November 24, 2017
Tirana mayor, Erion Veliaj awards the "Medal of Gratitude" to the renowned Albanian boxer, Ferit Keta. This honorific title was bestowed to Keta at the end of a meeting on Friday with mayor Veliaj in the municipality premises.
"This medal is awarded to all those that contribute in promoting Tirana's and Albania's image in the world. Ferit Keta is not only a champion but also a patriot, someone that would never abandon this country despite the modest origins and limited financial possibilities to support champions of such caliber," said Veliaj.
In conclusion he urged to the new generations to follow Keta's example and raise even higher the Albanian flag in the future.