Nipa Kutubu District

K200,000 for displaced Nipa Kutubu communities

The post-election related violence displaced more than 20,000 people and they were in dire straits, mostly women and children.

NGCB Chief Executive Officer, Imelda Agon said the donation by the Board to the people of Nipa Kutubu shows the organization’s concern over the displacement-affected communities.

“We are deeply saddened by the unfortunate election-related violence and the NGCB, as an organization owned by the 8 million plus people of this country, is committed to provide emergency funds to restore peace, law, and order in the affected areas.

DDA Invests K30m In Education

Its District Development Authority (DDA) has invested close to K30 million in the education sector in the last 8 years.

This was revealed by local member Jeffery Komal, at the opening of a double classroom in Poroma Primary School in the Poroma Local Level Government (LLG).

Each double classroom cost K150 000 and can accommodate up to 80 students; 40 in each.

In the primary education sector alone, the district has invested close to K20 million in building 121 double classrooms for all primary schools in the five LLGs.