15-year-old Kishwani Hiram Chakravety, a form 3 student of SMK Kota Samarahan, won the hearts of the judges and audience at the 2012 Samarahan Division Public Speaking Competition with her speech entitled “Change”. The competition was held at SMK Gedong on the 21 March and 17 schools from the Samarahan Division participated in the competition this year. Kishwani’s poise, articulation, confidence and conviction convinced the judges that she was the deserved winner. The speakers from SMK Sungai Tapang, SMK Serian and SMK Muara Tuang put up great performances as well and completed the top four positions. Kishwani will now represent Samarahan Division in the upcoming State Level Public Speaking Competition which will be held at Sri Aman on 12 April. We wish her all the best. We, the teachers and students of SMK Kota Samarahan are proud of you!
Kishwani –The best speaker with her trophy
Kishwani giving her speech
Mr. Andrew Chan