September 13, 2018, Maimbung, Sulu – Hundreds of students from SJK Elementary School witnessed the ground breaking ceremony – construction of MULTI PURPOSE gymnasium at their School grounds. The MULTI PURPOSE gymnasium is provided by the Sulu Provincial Government under Sulu Governor Abdusakur A. Tan II.
In the Program proper, Governor Tan emphasized the great importance of Education. He reminded students to take their Studies seriously.
“Education is the great equalizer, though it is not a guarantee, at the very least you can have a fighting chance to be successful and make a difference in yours and other people’ s lives”
Former Governor Datu Shabandar Abdusakur M. Tan, echoed the same sentiment, and added that one should be mindful of giving back to their hometown and contribute to make It a better community for the people.
“This gymnasium is better than any gymnasium in Sulu. The design is patterned like the Ateneo De Manila Gym in their Katipunan Campus in Quezon City. “ , the elder Tan hinted.
Maimbung Mayor Samier A. Tan For his part, thanked the Governor for the Gymnasium and said That he is hoping That his efforts to improve the province of Sulu will not go unnoticed and that he would be elected to a third term for he can still do Many good things for the province.
Students, School officials, thanked the Governor for his concern to the students and Willingness to improve Educational facilities of SJK ELEMENTARY School.