Yambio, 25th January 2018. Youth of Gbudue state on social media WhatsApp group called Gbudue state forum has contributed 34,000 South Sudanese pounds to support teachers in the state who are preparing the candidates for the National Examinations.
Speaking to Anisa Radio this morning the Admin of the group Mr. Bausumo Abuida Eliaba says that the purpose of the contribution was to carry awareness to the young people about the importance of education to the Nation.
He discloses that the group is aiming at purchasing rechargeable lights to support the candidates in studying at night.
Bausumo encourages the students in the state to focus more in education despite the challenges people are facing in the Country.
He says that the absence of peace in the Country is because of so many citizens are illiterate which is the cause of the ongoing conflict.
Bausumo urges citizens to take education as the first priority which is the solution to achieve sustainable peace in the Country.
He says that the initiative is not politically motivated but an idea from the local citizens of Gbudue state to support the future generation.
The speaker made the remarks on a telephone interview with Anisa FM Radio from Juba today.