The principal of Hormuud school in Puntland appeals for emergency helpMay 9, 2012 // News in English, Warar Somaali
The appeal comes a day after a heavy flood which engulfed the town has entirely submerged the school building , destroying most of the educational equipment at school.
The principal told the reporters that the students were due to sit for the final exams in this year for their third day before the flood happened and now the exams were suspended, which may take for a long period according to the scale of the damage,
Pointing out the urgent needs of the school the principal said” the school situated in flood zone and it needs to be relocated in safe place very soon”
The school operates in Gardo district in Puntland state of Somalia , it’s syllabus is based on English and has more than 120 students The school also provides adult classes which is a part of the school’s campaign to eliminate illiteracy
Here the pictures taken from the school before the flood hit it
The students standing at Morning Assembly
Students presenting morning programme during the school assembly