Prisoners in the Prison and Rehabilitation Center in Mendefera city have concluded the academic year 2012/2013.
Mendefera, 19 July 2013 – Prisoners in the Prison and Rehabilitation Center in Mendefera city have concluded the academic year 2012/2013.
In the ceremony conducted this week at the Center to this end, Maj. Debesai Mihretab, Commander of the Center, indicated that it is committed to raising the production capacity of prisoners and nurturing the necessary moral virtue among them.
One of the teachers, Mr. Mengisteab Gebremichael, lauded the enthusiasm witnessed on the part of the prisoners during the academic year, and pointed out that thorough sensitization activities were conducted among them regarding health issues.
A representative of the prisoners expressed appreciation for the educational opportunity as well as the hard work on the part of teachers and wardens in this connection.
Prisoners who demonstrated excellence in their academic pursuit and sports activities received awards on the occasion, while an artistic display was staged by prisoners.