By MOHAMMED MOMOHMore by this AuthorAbujaNigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the sacking of 21,000 teachers who failed a primary school examination. President Buhari approved the dismissal despite strong opposition from labour unions. President Buhari endorsed the sacking at the opening of a special retreat of the Federal Executive Council on Education, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday. Kaduna Governor Nasir El Rufa’i came under attacks recently, especially from the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), over the action on the teachers, many of who are secondary school certificate holders. For nine years, I was in a boarding school, three in primary and six in secondary school.
Source: Daily Nation November 14, 2017 13:52 UTC