As news that Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has sacked teachers who failed the competency test spreads, there have been mixed reactions from Nigerians about the move.
Many have said the teachers should not have been sacked and decried the move as harsh and unjust. Others however, praised the move by El-Rufai.
The governor is however not backing down despite alleged threats from the National Union of Teachers in the state.
Below is a tweet from the Kaduna state governor's handle:
Below are some reactions to the saga:
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Meanwhile, the Kaduna state government has released several scripts from the Primary 4 competency test which was set for teachers in the state.
NAIJ.com notes that this development follows the recent outburst and protest from students over the sack of their teachers after they failed the test.
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