NUT alleges fresh plots to destabilise primary, secondary education
There are fresh plots to destabilise the education system at the primary and secondary school levels, the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has alleged.
Edo NUT bows to stakeholder pressure, suspends 3 week-old strike
Public primary school teachers and headteachers in Edo, under the aegis of the Nigeria Union of Teacher (NUT), on Friday, suspended their three-week-old industrial action with a call
Edo government, NUT disagree over proposed strike
Edo State Council of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), yesterday, directed primary school teachers and school heads to begin an indefinite strike from Monday, January 18, 2021.
FG adopts Career Path Policy for teachers
The Federal Government on Saturday in Abuja said that plans are underway to adopt a career path policy for Nigerian teachers to stem spate of unqualified teachers in the country. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Mr Sonny Echono, said this while monitoring teachers’ Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE), organised by Teachers Registration Council of…
States must get their priorities right to pay new teachers’ salary, says NUT
Teachers expecting payment of the newly approved salaries may have to wait longer as the implementation may not be immediate. Reason is because the new salary was not budgeted for in the 2020 appropriation bill.
Makinde, Fayemi, Oyo NUT commend teachers’ contributions
Lack of motivation will deprive pupils quality education, says group Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has lauded teachers in the state for their dedication and support to his administration, especially in the battle to contain the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement signed by the state’s Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, Olasunkanmi Olaleye, and…
Educationists, parents raise concerns over learning quality as states cancel third term
“I’m going to Primary Five!” Akinfemi announced gleefully to his parents at their Academy home in Ibadan, Oyo State. “I’m going to JSS Two!” her sister, Feyisara, joined in the jubilation.
NUT, PTF express fear as schools reopen today
Nigeria Union of Teachers and Presidential Task force on COVID-19 yesterday expressed anxiety as schools across the country reopen today.