Debre-Berhan, March 07, 2002 (WIC)-Work on Expansion of an elementary school in
Debre-Berhan town, North Showa Zone Amhara State, which was launched with an
outlay of over 770,000 birr has been finalized.
Speaking at the handover ceremony, Construction Committee Chairman, Tessema
Bekele said additional four classrooms; a library and laboratory have been constructed
by the fund obtained from the Japanese Embassy, donor agencies and with contribution
by the local people.
He also said that the school would have the capacity to enroll 400 additional students.
Meanwhile the northwestern Tigray zone Education Department said it has been
offering adult education to 13,789 people in the zone. It said 3,725 of the stated school
enrollments attendants were girls.