Liberia: Ministry of Training Launches U.S$47 Million University Undertaking

The Ministry of Schooling with guidance from the Globe Financial institution has formally launched a US$47 million undertaking aimed at renovating 156 schools and setting up 3 more all through the country.

The project, “Bettering Results in Secondary Instruction,” will also elevate 35 junior significant faculties to secondary establishments in rural Liberia.

At the official launch in excess of the weekend in the Borough of New Kru Town, Bushrod Island, Schooling Minister, D. Ansu Sonii, said that it is the dream of President George Weah to ensure that all Liberian young children have access to affordable studying establishments.

Minister Sonii indicated that President Weah desires Liberia to be a literate modern society where by it will by no means depend on international nations for pilots, health-related physicians, and individuals of all professions in a number of a long time from now.

“A youngster who receives fantastic training, competencies, and integrity now, the outcomes are not manifested right until immediately after 16 many years when the boy or girl is in college or gets to be a specialist person 20 yrs afterwards,” claims the Minister, adding: “This President is intrigued in youth development and he must be an inspiration for all of you.”

Minister Sonii: “The lifestyle tale of this President is a lesson for you and there is no point for offering up due to the fact not all people will be at the identical stage in everyday living.”

Meanwhile, Assistant Instruction Minister for Planning and Investigate, Dominic Kweme, describes the task will offer scholarships to 300 graduates to go after research in Kenya, Zimbabwe, and Botswana purposely to be deployed in educational institutions throughout Liberia.

Minister Kweme pointed out that the job will also deliver scholarships for 3,000 girls in 4 counties with substantial amount female secondary college dropouts.

Montserrado County District#16 Agent, Dixon Seboe, appealed to the Ministry of Education to get the job done alongside with him on his proposal to consist of technical instruction at the D. Twe Memorial Large School in the Borough of New Kru Town.

According to Representative Seboe, there are countless numbers of younger individuals who are not able to pay for to go as a result of the academic system in education and learning but are geared up to receive functional competencies in readiness for the position current market.

The lawmaker discloses that he has already filed a monthly bill in advance of Plenary of the Property of Reps, trying to find allotment in the countrywide spending budget for the institution.