BUJUMBURA June 26th (ABP) – The First Lady of Burundi, Mrs. Angéline Ndayishimiye, honored with her presence on Friday June 25, 2021, the graduation ceremonies for 24 candidates of the fourth promotion of Bujumbura international Montessorri School, including Miss Louange Lucky Iteka, daughter of the President of the Republic of Burundi, Mr. Evariste Ndayishimiye.
In his speech, the assistant to the Minister of National Education and Scientific Research, Mr. Herménegilde Burikukiye, who represented the Minister in charge of Education, after congratulating those finalists, wished a good continuation in the higher education, and know how to overcome some of the challenges they may encounter in the next step.
Mr. Burikukiye indicated that the Ministry of National Education and Scientific Research has no doubts about the teachings provided at this school. “The fact that these teachings are organized in English is a contribution for the country in its integration into the East African Community,” he added.
The director of Bujumbura international Montessorri School, Mr. Terry Tanzer, also congratulated those finalists and invited parents who have children at this school to interact with their children on a daily basis, explaining that this is one of the most important keys to success. He asked those parents to help their children have fun learning and using English, arguing that if a language is not valued at home, the child will also have difficulty valuing it.