President Muhammadu Buhari has approved automatic employment for students of education upon graduation.
This was disclosed by the minister of education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu on Monday, October 5 to mark the World Teacher’s Day Celebration in the Nigerian capital, Abuja.
Buhari also approved the free tuition fee and automatic admission to the biological children of teachers.
The president also directed that teachers salaries should be upwardly reviewed.
We earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari approved a special salary scale for Nigerian teachers in commemoration of the World Teachers Day.
The president also increased the service years for teachers from 35 to 40 years, while noting that the implementation of the new salary scheme is to encourage teachers in delivering better service in their respective areas of assignment.