World Teachers’ Day 2021: FG Approves N75,000 Stipend for Undergraduate, N50,000 for NCE Students

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2021 World Teachers Day: the Federal Government has Approved the sum of  N75,000 As Stipend For Undergraduate and N50,000 for all NCE Students in Nigeria.

This N75,000 stipend is going to be paid per semester for students undergoing degree programmes in Education in public universities in Nigeria.

Also, the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) students will get N50,000 as a stipend per semester as part of the deliberate effort of the government to attract the best brains into the teaching profession as promised by President Muhammadu Buhari last year.

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Minister of Education, Malam Adamu announced this, on Tuesday, at the World Teachers’ Day celebration held at Eagle Square, Abuja.

Adamu whose speech was read by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono said his ministry would collaborate with the states’ government to ensure automatic employment for the students on graduation.

World Teachers Day 2021: FG Approves N75,000 Stipend for Students

What He said in his statement

“Undergraduate students of B.Ed / B.A. Ed/ BSc. Ed in Public institutions are to receive stipends of N75,000.00  per semester while NCE students will get N50,000.00 as stipends per semester.

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“Federal Government should find the modality through which respective states’ governments could provide automatic employment for NCE graduates at Basic Education level.”

Details coming…


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