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Thirty (30) top students from Region Five who recently sat the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) and the Caribbean Secondary Examinations Certificate (CSEC) on Sunday 04th December 2022 were awarded for their stellar achievements.
Hon. Deodat Indar, Minister within the Ministry of Public Works delivered the feature address at the 11th PPP/C’s Region Five Annual Awards Ceremony.
There he encouraged the students to remain committed to their educational advancement.
“There is planting season. Then, there is a growing season. Then, there is a reaping season… The battle-tested way to build is to start from the ground then go up,” Minister Indar stated.
At the governmental level, the Minister also stated that the PPP/C Administration will continue to invest in the nation’s youth as it continues to develop all sectors across the nation.
According to a press release, the Member of Parliament for Region Five, Hon. Faizal Jaffarally also shared some remarks.
He hailed the advancement in the education sector, as well as Private Sector Chairman, Paul Cheong who urged the students to grasp the numerous opportunities available to them under the PPP/C Government.
The students received laptops, electronic tablets, trophies, and school supplies, for their success.
Officials from the Region Five Regional Democratic Council (RDC) and the private sector also attended the awards ceremony.