Services Secondary School in Juba has benefited from donations made by the National Olympic Committee (NOC). The School received different sporting equipments from the NOC President Henry Moore.
In making the presentation, the NOC President pointed out that he is pleased to make such offers as long as they are assured that the items would be used for the intending purpose.
He revealed that due to the interest the school has shown over the past years in sports, he has no doubt that the School would make good use of the equipments. The Head of the Physical and Health Education Department, Olu Jones, who received the equipments on behalf of the school, disclosed that this is the first donation received from the NOC.
She stressed that the school has longed for such donation; as children do not usually have the required sporting equipments for practical lessons.
These equipments would serve as a boost for the school as they prepare for the forth-coming Inter-Schools Athletics’ Meeting.
The equipments include six (6) footballs; four (4) Volleyballs; one (1) Volleyball Net; one (1) Table Tennis table; Twenty-four (24) Table Tennis Balls; one (1) pair Handball Net; Two (2) Basketballs; One (1) set Basket Ball Net; One (1) Table Tennis Net; One (1) Hand pump and Two (2) whistles.