BAHRAINI Shaikha Mohammed Al Amer has won first place in a Braille Story Reading Contest in in Abu Dhabi.
Shaikh Hazzaa bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan honoured her in a ceremony held by the Zayed Higher Organisation for Humanitarian Care.
Another Bahraini, Abdullah Mubarak Al Saeedi, was also awarded a special prize for his participation in the contest. Bahraini-Saudi Institute for the Blind principal Abdulwahed Mohammed Al Khayyat said the contest is the first in the Arab world for the blind especially in the field of education.
Posted on » Tuesday, March 27, 2012