Sehayeb announces closure of public and private schools Thursday

Minister of Education and Higher Learning, Akram Shehayeb, announced that public and private schools and technical institutes would be closed on forthcoming Thursday as Lebanon would be bidding late Patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir farewell.

On a related note, Shehayeb suggested in a letter to the Center for Educational Research and Development, the dedication of a chapter from the history syllabus to the late Patriarch in order to highlight his achievements and the national role he had played throughout his life.

Source: National News Agency