It was made known by reporters that One hundred and sixty-five non-professional primary school teachers have been sacked in Katsina State.
The teachers were sacked by the State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB, for failing to acquire the National Certificate of Education, NCE.
NCE has since 1980 been the minimum qualification required for teachers that teach in primary schools in the country.
There was, however, effort last year by the Federal Government to raise the minimum teaching qualification to a university degree.
It was […]