Students of Valebasoga Secondary School in Labasa will have a new school block after they made a request to the Government directly.
The students took part in the official opening of the Government Service Centre in Labasa, which was opened by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning.
The head of Government spoke with the students and expressed his delight after hearing them sing the national anthem in all the three official languages.
Today’s event was an opportunity to meet with the Prime Minister directly, some of them for the first time.
The head of Government has commended the students for their hard work and has urged each one of them to continue working hard.
He has urged Government officials to begin the process of building a new school block.
Meanwhile, today the Prime Minister spoke directly to the staff at the Government Service Centre and emphasised to them on their role in the Government’s pursuit of development in the North.
Tui Macuata Ratu Aisea Katonivere commended Government on the move to establish a Government Service Centre in the North, which he highlighted, would boost Government’s presence.
He pointed out that while this new development has been long overdue, its opening today has been welcomed by the Northern community.