Sixteen Additional Classrooms Constructed
ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 21 (WIC) – Sixteen additional classrooms built jointly by Sibiste Negasi and Megabit
28 elementary schools in collaboration with the Addis Ababa Administration was inaugurated here yesterday.
The additional classrooms were built with 994,000 Birr obtained from the World Bank.
Speaking at the inaugural ceremony, Ato Alemayehu Bulcha, head of the Administration's education bureau,
said the two one-storey buildings whose construction started in the first quarter of 1991 (E.C) each consisted
of eight classrooms.
Ato Alemayehu indicated that the additional classrooms will enable each of the schools to
accommodate one thousand more students.
Ato Alemayehu said the construction of additional schools will facilitate the effective implementation of
the new educational policy.