Kaila

‘Students who fail will repeat’

Year 12 students who fail their exams will have to repeat, says Ministry of Education permanent secretary Dr Anjeela Jokhan. “The reason why we have external exams in Years 12 and 13 is so that...

1st December

Youths plant mangrove trees

Five youth clubs from Nakorokula Village in Ra came together to be part of a tree planting exercise this month. The youths, who are well aware of the effects of climate change, turned up in numbers to plant mangroves and trees to protect their shoreline and village from erosion. The youths were joined by the...

New school building for students

Students of Muaira District School in Naitasiri will attend classes in a newly- constructed school building worth $1.5 million when school starts next year. Overwhelming joy was seen on the faces of parents and guardians as they realised the new building would be a new learning haven for their young ones. Muaira District School, which...

Suva begins kids rugby

The Suva Rugby Union has started a Junior Escott Shield Championship which will develop future rugby players. Sponsored by Ram Sami Ltd, the competition will see the union conduct weekly competitions on Thursday and Friday. SRU chairman Penioni Naliva said the competition would develop Suva’s future rugby stars. “This is about investing in the future...

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