Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said teachers in the state remain his administration’s top priority.
The Chairman of Nigeria Governors’ Forum through a statement signed by his Chief Preas Secretary, Rafiu Ajakaye made this claim while felicitating teachers in the state on the occasion of the World Teachers’ Day on Thursday, 5 October 2023.
He praised the teachers’ commitment to the nurturing of future leaders.
AbdulRazaq, therefore, gave assuramce that his government would continue to better the life of teachers and other civil servants in the state.
He, however, advised them to remain the source of knowledge through which solid foundation would be built for upcoming generations to attain success.
“On this day and always, I wish our teachers all the best that life can offer in career fulfilment, grace, and good health. I assure our teachers that they remain a top priority for us as a government. They are truly indispensable in the task of 3. we are grateful for their invaluable partnerships over the years. They can not be appreciated enough,” the governor said in a statement on Thursday.
“In line with the theme of this year’s event, ‘the teachers we need for the education we want: The global imperative to reverse the teacher shortage’, we are committed to the ideal of not just hiring the best hands for the job, but we are also happy to making sure that they are paid as and when due, and given all the respect that they deserve.”