Jamaican artist renovates Old Yundum LBS

Monday, September 16, 2019

LJ Ital, a Jamaican-US based artist is leading a project at Old Yundum Lower Basic School that entail the renovation and painting of the class rooms, including school toilets and extension of taps.

Famara M Sanneh, head teacher of the school said the project will bring more advantage to the school as the school is faced with so many challenges. He said with the help of the project, the school will overcome many challenges.

Mr. Sanneh urged the government to come to their aid as the school did not have a night security and a staff quarters. He said the government should help donors who are interested in promoting education to any level and thanked LJ Ital for the good initiative she has brought his school.

Alieu Saine, VDC chairman of Old Yundum said they are overwhelmed by LJ’s support, asking teachers to be committed to their work and take good care of the resources that the Jamaican artist brought.

Author: Kaddy Cham