Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has congratulated three Emirati female high-school students who achieved top scores in the 2017-18 academic year.
Shaikh Mohammad made surprise phone calls to the students — Aryam Khalifa Duha Al Kaabi and Taymaa Khayer Allah Mohammad Saleh Al Hazayma — both students from Mzeirea Girls School For Basic and Secondary Education in Ajman, and Hajar Mohammad Ahmad Al Batanouni from Alhilaliyaat Girls School For Basic and Secondary Education in Ajman.
He praised them for their remarkable achievements and wished them further success in university.
“I am happy to share with the high school top achievers their success and joy. Being aware of the value of knowledge and its role in improving our lives is critical to our success. Education will always remain the top priority of the government. Science and learning are key to the progress of nations,” Shaikh Mohammad said.
“Our investment in the future starts with preparing youth to achieve the highest levels of excellence. We have high ambitions for our youth and we will spare no effort in helping them tap their fullest potential.” Shaikh Mohammad added.
The three students expressed their delight at receiving a call from Shaikh Mohammad. They said that his words were fatherly and he encouraged them to achieve further excellence in university.