New head of education promises to improve education in Abyei Area

New Caretaker Head of Education, Information, Culture, Youth and Sports, Mr. Ajak Deng Miyen | Photo credit: Martino Kiir

The newly appointed caretaker head of education, information, culture, youth, and sports in has promised to improve education standard in Abyei Administrative Area.

Speaking to Abyei FM on Wednesday, Mr. Ajak Deng Miyen said his administration can use the available resources to provide quality education in Abyei.

“We are trying with our resources, to provide services to the citizens specially education. Education needs qualified teachers, and the infrastructure of schools, and we are trying to work hard to provide the best services with our small resources,” Miyen said.

Miyen was welcomed by education with a party held at the administration block in Rum-ajak Deng-Kuei on Tuesday.

Some residents have appealed to authorities to improve learning in the villages by increasing the number of teachers and improving their welfare.