The Nigeria Union of Teachers, Adamawa State branch has appealed to the State Government to implement eleven years promotion of primary school teachers in the state.
The State branch Chairman of the union, Comrade Rodney Nathan made the appeal on the occasion to mark the World teachers day in Yola.
The National President, Nigeria Union of Teachers, Comrade Muhammad Nadir Idris, the Secretary General, Comrade Jauro Mafindi, said the issue of shortage of Teachers remained a major challenge in the education system of Nigeria.
The Adamawa State Deputy Governor, Chief Crowther Seth, assured government commitment towards improving the welfare of both teachers and students of public schools in the state.
He assured the Nigeria Union of Teachers and the Organised Labour in the state of the government commitment to implement the new minimum wage as soon as the consequential adjustment has been completed.