Iyan Ali Waheed and Malika Ahmed has won the Quran recitation competition of Baa Atoll Education Centre (BAEC). Iyan, from Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi’s Alithari house, won the recitation category after competing with 104 students. Malika, from Eydhafushi’s Avidheyge house, won from the memorization category after competing with 26 students. The two were handed […]
Baa atoll Kendhoo island’s Council has met Education Minister Dr. Aishath Shiham. At the meeting held on Thursday, the Council was represented by the Council’s President Ahmed Saleem and Vice President Abdul Rasheed. The Education Ministry was represented by the Minister and senior officials of the Ministry. According to Saleem, the point of discussion […]
Preliminary results showed that the main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s (MDP) candidate Ahmed Sajid won the by-elections of Baa atoll Kamadhoo’s Council. He obtained 169 votes from the ballot box in the island and 51 from the polling station in the central capital Male’ – in the by-elections held yesterday. The ruling Progressive Party […]
Baa Atoll Council has started an audit of atoll capital Eydhafushi island’s Council. The move comes at the request of the Eydhafushi Council. The audit is also done to inform the current Council of last Council’s decisions and projects. The current Council says that the audit will clear the administrative confusions pertaining to project […]
With ‘A’ passes in five subjects, two students of Baa Atoll Education Centre (BAEC) made it to the “Top Ten” list of the May/June A Levels. Preliminary results will demonstrate that four students made it to the Top Ten, according to the school located in Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island. Last year, 11 students […]
by Mariyam Yasma Baa atoll Kihaadhoo island’s school is to host its annual Dinner Night on 22 September. Entitled “Dhivehi Sufuraa”, it is organized as a fund raiser for the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) of the school. Started in 2010, the event is aimed at staff working in Baa atoll resort islands and has […]
by Thoriq Abdul Rahman Parents are taking part alongside students in Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island to memorize and recite the Holy Quran properly. While 122 children are enrolled at the Eydhafushi branch of the Quran Centre, classes for adults are also conducted. A Quran memorization program for parents were launched on Sunday, as […]
An activity entitled “Tharaggee aa eku rayyithun” (“Citizens in support of development”) is to be conducted in Male’ and other islands including Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island to show support for President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom. At a press conference held today at the office of the Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM), the party’s […]
Baa atoll Kendhoo island has set up a system to send notices to residents via sms. Public announcements and circulars will now be texted to relevant residents under the tag ‘Kendhoo315’. The Council already publicizes its decisions and relevant matters through its Facebook page.
Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi Council is to meet the island’s residents on July 31. The meeting to be held at the Multi Purpose Hall is mandatory under the Decentralization Act. The meeting is to garner the general public’s opinion on what should be included in the Council’s budget. The meeting will also inform residents […]
BY: MALDIVES.NET.MV Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru is gearing up for this year’s manta ray season with the announcement of a special Manta Watch package. The waters of the pristine Baa Atoll around Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru are some of the richest in the Maldives. Declared a UNESCO World Biosphere in July 2011, […]
Yesterday marked the 39th anniversary of Baa Atoll Education Centre (BAEC). Located in the Baa atoll capital Eydhafushi island, BAEC is the first community school established in the Maldives. Eydhafushi Times (ET) presents photos of BAEC in the 1980s, courtesy of Ibrahim Abu Bakr Fulhu and BAEC.