AL MUKALA, 14th October, 2016 (WAM)–As part of its drive to support the needy and those affected in Hadramaut, Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) continues its campaign to deliver aid to schools in Al Mukalla, Yemen.

The ERC team in Hadramaut said the aid campaign covered the students in Al Mukalla schools. The aid supplies include the schoolbags and stationaries. They added that the campaign is also extended to the coastal towns of Hadramaut in coordination with the local authorities.

Director-General of Al Mukalla Directorate Abdul Baqi Al Huthari, said the education sector needs more support and quality projects that could help in rehabilitating a number of schools damaged during the hurricane. He also commended the UAE and ERC’s support to the people of Yemen in all fields to alleviate their suffering Guardians and students expressed their satisfaction on receiving the assistance, thanking the UAE, led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, for painting the smile on the faces of the people of Yemen.

WAM/Majok