Newsexpress place banner advert Yudala genuine products
Head Teacher demoted to post of gateman over fake certificate

By News Express on 21/04/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 418

•Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade.
•Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade.

A Head Teacher with the Cross River State Universal Basic Education Board on Grade Level 13 who used fake certificate to gain employment has been demoted to the post of a gate­man on Grade Level 04.

The Head Teacher, including 758 others, were sent to lower grade levels for using fake certificates to gain employment.

Chairman of SUBEB, Calabar division, Dr. Stephen Odey, said that over 758 teachers with fake certificates and 700 ghost teachers were uncovered during a recent screening by the board across the state.

He said: “We got a lot of petitions from stakeholders intimating us about the pres­ence of teachers in the system who are using fake certificates and we had to embark on a screening of the teachers across the state and what we saw was marvellous.”

According to him, the teachers were not retrenched but demoted because of the fear of increase in crime rates.

“No punitive measures apart from demotions and suspensions, would be ap­plied on the culprits. Measures have been put in place to ensure that recruitment into the state teaching service is devoid of malpractices and fake certificate syndrome as in the past.

“If we sack all the teachers with fake certificates, the crime rate in the state will increase and also the governor of the state believes that there should be food on the table of everyone in the state.

“So we had to mete out justice with mercy by only demoting them, which is quite traumatising.”

He added that those with original certificates are being promoted, while some who were employed as security men and caregivers, but have acquired additional qualifications, have been redeployed as class teachers. (The AUTHORITY)

Source News Express

Posted 21/04/2017 06:07:08 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
Kano to employ 1,000 female teachers

GOVERNOR ROCHAS HAS FAILED AGAIN!: Ezeship crises ruins...

Monarch, others urge FG to disarm Fulani herdsmen...

BREAKING: Giwa FC expelled from Nigerian league

Abia unsafe for criminals —Ikpeazu

Buhari shortlists Oshiomhole for ‘important national assignment’

Obi showers N120 million on 3 missionary hospitals...

Soteria Cardiac Platform launched in Nigeria

406 sacked NIMC staff face prosecution over falsification...

Retirees paid over N260B by Pension Fund Operators...

NiMET predicts dust haze, poor visibility throughout the...

Osun, Bayelsa, 4 other states in critical economic...

 

Latest News REVEALED: How police released Evans after he was arrested for armed robbery in 2006 Foundation trains 120 youths on entrepreneurial skills 300 lawyers jostle for 10 positions at Federal High Court Umahi flags off 5,000 housing project in Ebonyi Boko Haram guns down 8 soldiers 16 confirmed dead in Maiduguri explosions WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE goes off air indefinitely as MTN ends sponsorship Akwa Ibom gets N32bn from World Bank for flood control Arewa leaders laud FG’s handling of Biafra agitation, Arewa youths’ quit notice to Igbos Benue APC secretary dies after protracted illness Defective products: Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy BREAKING NEWS: Many feared dead as explosions rock University of Maiduguri, other parts of Borno

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (259,348 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (238,696 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (195,776 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (169,915 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (165,207 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (146,762 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (127,248 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (121,475 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (112,160 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (105,370 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (105,323 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (98,109 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (27) Business (2,601) Business Verdict (17) Columnists (702) Complaints & Requests (92) Enterprise & Opportunities (158) Entertainment (335) Features (461) Global Business Monitor (154) International (1,426) Interviews (124) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (59) News (25,808) Opinion (736) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,744) Religion (566) Sports (1,281) Stock Watch (18) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN words on marble advert

 

 

Thousands of Biafrans gather at Nnamdi Kanu’s father’s palace for address...

 

APO Newsbreak logo

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!