Riyadh – As Saudi Arabia launches campaign to eliminate illiteracy, a 90-year-old man goes back to school to complete his education.
Yes a 90-year-old Saudi is determined to complete his education despite his old age.
Saudi newspaper Saudi Gazette reports that 90 years old Awaid Raja Al-Anji was not deterred by his long years or foot pain to join the class of adult education in Al-Jahra center in the Tayma region in Tabuk province.
“Despite the severe pain in my foot and leg as a result of a recent car accident, I am determined to complete my education,” he said.
The department of education in the region has launched a campaign to eliminate illiteracy from the villagers in the province.