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Grade 11 Student Seek for Assistance

May 6, 2009, 6:11 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

Ansumana Sarr, a grade eleven student at Sifoe Senior Secondary School in Kombo South District in the Western region, who has been absent from School for almost three months due to lack of School fees is seeking support from donors, individuals, NGOs, government, companies and philanthropists to assist him so as to continue his education.

Speaking in an interview with this paper, Ansuman said education is key to success in life and that it can eliminate poverty. "That is why I want to go back to school so that I can complete my SeniorSecondary School", he said.

He revealed that his parents are unable to pay his school fees and as a result, he stopped going to school for almost three months.

According to Ansumana, his dreams and aspirations is to be educated so that he can assist his parents who adopt him since his childhood up to date.

I am appealing to the companies, philanthropists, donors, NGOs, government and individuals to assist me so that I can go back to school and continue my education", he added.

Anybody who wants to assist Ansuman can contact the following numbers- 7314266 or 6370042.