Book For Africa donates books and learning materials to state schools

United States-based charity, Books For Africa, has officially handed over a donation of 604 boxes of text and library books as well as three map libraries and five electronic readers to the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development.

The handover ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Perseverance primary school in the presence of the principal secretary for early childhood, primary and secondary education Dr Odile de Comarmond, Consular of the US embassy to Seychelles and Mauritius Jennifer Barr and the executive director of Books For Africa Patrick Plonski.