Learners who performed well in the recent Primary Leaving Examination will benefit from a local government scholarship in Gogrial East County, Warrap state.
This is according to the County Education Department.
There are 20 pupils who excelled in the top 10 positions in the County. They include 2 girls.
Makeny Agoth Giir, the County Educator Director said they will pay the school fees for the top performers if they enrol in secondary schools within Gogrial East County.
Giir stated that this is to encourage hard work among school children.
“I am encouraging pupils to do more in the exams if they want to win the County sponsorship. My administration also has been and will continue to improve the quality of education for the betterment of the educational standard in in the area,” he said.
Last week, Warrap state Ministry of Education announced the Primary Leaving Examinations results. 24 pupils appeared among the top 10 performers.