Schools Reopen in Tigray Region Capital

Addis Ababa, June 8, 2021 (Walta) – Public and private schools in Tigray region capital city, Mekelle, have resumed Yesterday, according to the City Education Office of the Regional Interim Administration.


Office Representative, Genet Mebratu told ENA that the teaching-learning process started in 32 public and over 30 private schools in Mekelle.


The teaching-learning process started after an understanding was reached with teachers, parents, and government officials at all levels, she added.


Stating that education materials have been provided for needy students, Genet said damaged schools were repaired and material furnished.


According to her, all teachers were present upon the reopening of classes in all seven sub-cities of Mekelle.


Deputy Education Bureau Head, Aster Yitbarek said on her part teachers at all levels are ready to help students resume classes at the different forums in other parts of the region.