Resumption of schools: Education Ministry undertakes assessment visit to schools to ensure compliance by staff

Create: 10/17/2016 - 10:03
A team of inspectors from the Bayelsa State Ministry of Education is to embark on an the spot assessment to primary and post primary schools across the State.
 
The exercise, which is expected to commence from Tuesday, (18/10/2016), next week is to ensure that, all categories of academic and non academic staff in primary and post primary schools have complied with the recent directive by the Nigerian Union of Teachers, NUT to call off the seat at home action by teachers.
 
 According to a statement by Hon. Markson Fefegha, the State Commissioner of Education, the NUT directive makes it mandatory for all teaching and non teaching staff to resume work from Monday, next week (17th of October, 2016).
 
He warned that, all staff who willfully absent themselves from duty would be declared ‘ghost workers’ and replaced immediately.
The statement advised all Headmasters and Principals to ensure strict compliance with the team of inspectors.