20 USM students take part in motivation programme

Some of the Primary Six pupils of SK Abang Ali who took part in the motivation programme recently.

Head of the entourage of USM students, Mohd Saifq Mohd Nasir (standing) talking to the pupils of SK Abang Ali during the programme.

SIBU:   20 students from University Sains Malaysia (USM) took part in a motivation programme at SK Abang Ali recently.

The programme was held in conjunction with the “Sehati Sejiwa” visit and “Bakti Siswa” programme organised by Sarawak Special Affairs Department (JASA).

According to Sarawak JASA Senior Assistant Director, Anwar Hanafi Ardiwan Shah,  a similar programme took place at Meluan Julau on Monday.

“This programme is among those we  plan for the “Sehati Sejiwa” visit  by the USM students  from 19-21 March.

“The main objective of the programme is to motivate the Primary Six pupils. I have been informed that SK Abang Ali has  123 pupils who will sit for the UPSR exams,” he said.

He said the three-day programme featured a variety of activities and programmes.

Officer of JASA Sibu / Mukah, Awang Julaihi Awang Ali Bohan was among those present at the programme.