Tonj, 2nd March 2018. The Director for Basic Education has on Wednesday appealed to parents in Tonj State to send their daughters to school.
Makal Amec-rot Lilich observes some improvements in girls’ enrolment in school, compared to some years back, Don Bosco Radio Reports.
He discourages parents from giving off their daughters for marriage once they get pregnant, instead of giving them a second chance to go to school.
Teacher Umer Babikir Muktar encourages parents to support their children to learn.
Joseph Dam Goc, Director for Gender and Social Change emphasizes on the need to work harder to see that girls’ education continue to improve in Tonj.
Dam appeals to the international partners to support the education system in the country and the world at large.
The leaders talk to Don Bosco Radio on Wednesday in Tonj.