Higher education in Burkina: cultural, sports and leisure activities officially launched in Bobo-DioulassoThe Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Innovation, Pr Alkassoum Maïga, officially launched this Thursday, April 22, 2021 in Bobo-Dioulasso, the cultural, sports and leisure activities of the universities of Burkina Faso. This 2020-2021 season is being held under the theme: "Culture, sport and leisure in our higher education institutions: a pledge of social cohesion".

It is in an atmosphere of jubilation that the Minister of Higher Education, Prof. Alkassoum Maïga, and his delegation were welcomed for the launch of these cultural, sports and leisure activities, season 2020-2021, at the Koubawoué university campus in Bobo-Dioulasso. It was Thursday, April 22, in the presence of political, administrative, customary, religious and student authorities.

This ceremony was punctuated by speeches, a parade of university regions and a football match between the university of Dédougou and that of Nazi Boni of Bobo-Dioulasso. The official launch speech was delivered by the patron of the ceremony, Prof. Alkassoum Maïga. Thus, at the start of his speech, he greeted the personalities present before welcoming the organization of this ceremony, the activities of which bring together students from all public higher education institutions as well as those from the private sector. He remains convinced that the practice of physical activities is very effective for the concentration of students, regardless of age. Read more


source: Faso