Nigeria Union of Teachers
El-Rufai frustrating court order on sacked teachers, say NUT, NLC
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Kaduna State Chapter, has alleged plot to frustrate a court order stopping the sacking of teachers.The state Chairman of the NUT, Audu T. Amba, and the state Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ango Adamu, disclosed this at a press conference in Kaduna.
17 states fail to access N16.2b UBEC fund in 2017
Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission’s (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.
The case against corporal punishment
Fatoyinbo picked up a thick long cane from her desk and aimed for the head of the pupil, lashing out in several strokes at her face. “Go and sit down, idiot!” the teacher said as Abariwe trudged to her seat, sobbing like a child that is choking.
Ekiti, Borno teachers decry inclusion of primary schools under council autonomy
Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) who marched through the streets of Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, took their protest to the State House of Assembly where they handed over their position paper to the Speaker, Kola Oluwawole...
Kaduna NUT condemns agitation for local council autonomy, funding of education
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Kaduna State Wing, has said that local councils have no financial muscle to manage primary education with the meagre resources allocated to them.
'National Assembly will raise teachers’ retirement age to 65'
Dogara disclosed this when he received a delegation from the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) who paid him a courtesy visit on Wednesday in Abuja.
Treating teachers as knowledge workers
Truth is that nothing will improve education in the country so long as teachers are not factored into the scheme. In the olden days, teachers constituted the intellectual elite in the society. They were role models.
Okowa, NUT head for showdown over unpaid teachers’ salaries
The cordial relationship that existed between the Delta state government, and the state’s chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), may have been threatened with the recent call by the latter ...