Turkey Opens Girls’ School In Kandahar

The Turkey Maarif Foundation inaugurated a girls’ high school in Kandahar province.

In a ceremony with participation of Turkey’s ambassador to Afghanistan, Director of Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency in Kabul, officials of Maarif and Hayatullah Hayat the Kandahar governor a girls’ school was inaugurated in the province, Kandahar provincial press office said in a statement.

The school was opened in Aino Mina of Kandahar city.

Speaking at the ceremony, Kandahar Governor Hayatullah Hayat said that Turkey Maarif Foundation “fulfilled its promise” to people of Kandahar adding that the school will play a significant role and contribution to education in the region.

While pointing to the important role of Turkish women in the growth of his country, Turkish ambassador to Kabul said:” we want to share our experiences with our Afghan sisters.”

He also emphasized that, Turkey will soon provide the ground in which students can take Kankor preparation course in the province.

24 / June 2019