President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR

Government extends service years to 40, approves special salary package for teachers

Alexander Davis | ConsumerConnect

In a move to further encourage teachers in delivering better service, the Federal Government of Nigeria has approved a special salary scale for teachers across Nigerian schools.

ConsumerConnect reports that President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval coincided with commemoration of the World Teachers Day October 5, 2020.

The President also increased the number of years of service from 35 to 40.

Buhari stated these Monday, October 5, during celebration of the 2020 World Teachers Day.

Malam Adamu Adamu, Honourable Minister of Education, who represented Buhari, also said the new salary scheme is to motivate teachers for greater productivity and effectiveness.

Adamu disclosed that implementation of the new salary scheme is to encourage teachers in delivering better service.

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