Higher Education Minister to Sponsor Handing over HM The Sultan Cup for Scouting, Guidance Excellence

Muscat, Delegated by His Majesty Sultan

Qaboos Bin Said, Dr. Rawya bint Saud al-Busaidi, Minister of Higher

Education will sponsor next Sunday handing over His Majesty

Sultan Qaboos Cup for Scouting and Guidance Excellence for the

academic year 2017/2018. The event is being organised by the Ministry

of Education and will be held at the Ministry’s theatre in Al Wuttiyah.

During the Cup’s handing-over ceremony, the Governorate of

North al Batinah will be crowned with the Supreme Scout Cup. As for

the winners of the excellence cups, the Governorate of A’Dakhiliyah

Scouting Commission came second, the Governorate of South Al

Batinah Scouting Commission came third, the Governorate of

Musandam Scouting Commission came fourth and the Governorate of

Dhofar Scouting Commission came fifth.

The local committees of the Directorates General of Education

that won the competition, the scouting units, heads of its boards and

leaders will be also honoured.

The North Al Batinah Governorate Scouts and Guides will

stage an art performance that express their loyalty and love to the

Supreme Scout, His Majesty the Sultan. The performance will also

review the progress made by the Omani scouts and guides during the

Blessed Renaissance march under the wise leadership of His Majesty

Sultan Qaboos Bin Said. The operetta will highlight the role of scouts

and guides in enhancing national values and the Omani identity.

Source: Oman News Agency