The Minister of International Relations, Ms Naledi Pandor hosted the Ambassador of Qatar, Ambassador Tariq Bin Ali Faraj Al-Ansari in Zinikeleni Secondary School in Silobela Carolina.
The Qatari Embassy donated computers and laptops to the school which much appreciation from the learners and teachers.
Ambassador Ali Faraj Al – Ansari urged learners to focus on their studies and to appreciate that they stand to achieve a lot through education:
“We are going to support the school with laptops and computers. Without education no one can be able to serve his country well. I want to thank Dr. Pandor for her love for Education and Technology. She approached me and told me that this school needs support with computers. I then asked my country to assist with computers. With this kind of education your confidence. The government of Qatar has targeted to assist millions of African children through the teach a child programme.” He said.
The Mpumalanga Department of Education takes this opportunity to extend its appreciation to the Ambassador and to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation for their generosity.