Ramadhan youth program announced [Archives:2002/48/Local News]

November 25 2002

TAIZ_Earlier this month, the annual Ramadhan Program for Youth was announced by the National Cultural Center for Youths for this year. The program includes a competition on the Holy Qura’an, a female chess championship, and an open cultural competition.
A competition for kids will also be organized this year to enhance and discover kids’ talents through painting, poetry, writing and other cultural competitions.
The manager of the center, Abdullah Abdul Elah, said that the center had carried out several cultural activities in the past and this particular activity is considered the fifth of its kind. Similarly Organized by the National Cultural Center for Youths during Nov. 18-21, the 2nd Girls Chess Championship was concluded at the Shamsan Hotel in Taiz.
Sponsored by al-Hana yogurt, the Neama School has been ranked 1st, then Scouts Commissioner the 2nd and the Arwa School has been ranked 3rd. Mr. Ameen Adoba’ee, the Program Manager of the center told the Yemen Times that the main aim is to encourage and crystallize the intellectual and creative capabilities for the young girls.