Scheme allows carpenter’s daughter to chase dream

TELS student Shiwanghi Singh (left) and her brother Muni Ravneet Singh (right) with their father at Nanuku settlement in Vatuwaqa, Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU

IF it wasn’t for the Tertiary Education Loans Scheme (TELS), Shiwanghi Singh would not have become a nurse today. Through the loans scheme, the 22-year-old was able to pursue nursing studies and break the family tradition of marrying off daughters straight after high school. Ms Singh said her father worked as a labourer on a […]

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