GPB Global Resources to Open New Classes for Children
GPB NGS Niger (GPB Global Resources Group) opened 3 new classes for the children of the Tchangarey school in the 1st district of Niamey, Niger. The classes are located in 2 new blocks built under the charity educational program of GPB NGS Niger. The classes are equipped for lessons and will improve school conditions for the hundreds of Tchangarey pupils.
The official ceremony took place on the 25th of September in Niamey in the presence of Niger ministers of State, mines, industrial development and national education, Governor of Niamey region and Mayor of the 1st district of Niamey.
“We are glad to provide pupils of the Tchangarey community with new classes. Investing in education, we invest in the future, in the prosperity of Niger, and bilateral friendship between our countries” – said Evgeny Alexanderov, Managing Director of GPB NGS Niger opening the ceremony.
Mr. Mahamadou Saidou, Cabinet Director of the National Education Ministry of Niger, thanked GPB NGS Niger for the classes and noted, that the company's social initiative will help to implement the annual State program of classes construction.
GPB Global Resources is an international group of companies, engaged in petroleum and mineral resource projects in various parts of the globe, including Africa, South America, and the Middle East.
GPB NGS Niger, an affiliate of GPB Global Resources, represents its parent company in Niger. In February 2011 the company won the government tender to prospect for uranium in the areas of Toulouk-2 and Toulouk-4. In March 2011 the Company was awarded licenses and commenced preparatory works.