By Wek Atak Kacjang
RAK Media Company
has printed about 1.3million textbooks for both primary and secondary levels to
be distributed by the government across the country.
Addressing the media
after inspecting the books, the Minster of General Education and InstructionsAwutDeng
Acuil,appreciated the company for the solidarity towards South Sudan.
“There is alot of debate
within Juba whether we print books that are needed in the country but it proved
today that South Sudanese and non-South Sudanese citizens in this company are
able to do crediblejob,” she said.
Education cannot wait for other books from
outside. The printing of these books,
which have very high quality, will also reduce logistics from outside the
country and today these books are ready to be delivered to various states,”
She revealed that
the books that are beingprinted are our own nationalcurriculum.
“We will continue to
produce more books within the country because education needs facility,” Acuil
good work being done by the Minister, the Head of Business at RAK MediaKassim
Omer said it is anhonour to have her come to the company to see what RAK Media was
doing in promoting education and other national developments.
“RAK Media has been involved in a number of
activities that were geared towards the development and printing of these textbooks,”
“So far all the
trucks are ready loaded to deliver books because we have enough capacity and we
still have space to print more millions of books, I understand that previous
year such contracts for printing books were done outside the country but
currently RAK Media Group is able to do work because we have enough
manpower,” Omer said.
He added that the
company is printing both for secondary and primary levels.