271212RESI FUNDS ASIST BOUGAINVILLE
By Aloysius Laukai
Education projects on Bougainville will benefit with funds
totaling SEVEN HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA from the National Government under its
REHABILITATION EDUCATION SERVICE IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (RESI).
The Regional member for Bougainville, JOE LERA made this
announcement on New Dawn FM yesterday.
He said that Eight Schools have been identified and cheques
would be raised to them in the new year.
The Schools that would benefit are as follows, TINPUTZ HIGH
SCHOOL who will benefit with ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA.
HAKETS FODE School will get another ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND
BOKU PRIMARY SCHOOL will get SEVENTY THOUSAND KINA,
HAISI PRIMARY SCHOOL will get SEVENTY THOUSAND KINA,
HAKU DAY HIGH SCHOOL would benefit with another ONE HUNDRED
BOUGAINVILLE OPEN CAMPUS another ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA.
TOKAPINAHO ELEMENTARY would get FIFTY THOUSAND KINA AND
SININAI PRIMARY SCHOOL will get FIFTY THOUSAND KINA.
In making this announcement, MR LERA also announced extra
contributions from the Bougainville Open members for the RESI program.
He mentioned THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA would come from the
Member for South Bougainville and Minister for Autonomy and Bougainville,
Another THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA from the member for North Bougainville,
LOUTA ATOI and ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND KINA from the Member for Central
Bougainville, JIMMY MIRINGTORO.
Regional member LERA said that he was happy that the four
Bougainville members are now working as a team to develop Bougainville.