Elementary and junior schools are under construction in Sembel and Kushet administrative areas, according to Eng. Solomon Gebrai.
Asmara, 14 January 2011 – Elementary and junior schools are under construction in Sembel and Kushet administrative areas, according to Eng. Solomon Gebrai.
He indicated that the projects are aimed at meeting the demand of meeting the growing number of student enrolment, and that they would create conducive ground for students to pursue education in their respective areas without traveling long distance.
The schools include the construction of an elementary one in Sembel at an expenditure of about 7 million Nakfa and that of junior school in Kushet at a cost of about 5.5 million Nakfa. Each school comprises 3 blocks of classrooms, library, staff office, administrative office and other facilities.
Ponds with the capacity of holding 450 barrels of water each have also been put in place so as to ensure the provision of potable water supply in the schools. Besides, different kinds of restrooms for students, teachers and disabled persons have been constructed.
Eng. Solomon further pointed out that the construction of the schools is expected to be finalized next month.