Dr Luveni received such commendations from the schools while visiting Pt Shreedhar Maharaj College and Noco Secondary School yesterday as part of the “Meet the Speaker” outreach programme.
Speaking on behalf of the students and teachers of Pt Shreedhar Maharaj College, Head of Social Science Department, Abhishek Prasad said that Dr Luveni’s role towards the development of the country and being the first woman Speaker, among other achievements was exemplary.
Prasad that they are very grateful to meet up with one of the country’s most successful career-oriented and inspirational women of all times.
At Noco Secondary School, school teacher, Selai Vakacegu said the Speaker’s visit brought Parliament closer to the students.
Meanwhile, the Speaker presented to both the schools her role as the head of the august House and also the workings of Parliament and how members of the public can better engage with Parliament.
Dr Luveni also urged the students to work hard and excel in their studies in order to become successful people in life.