Nine thousand teachers in plateau state have been promoted by the state universal basic education board.
Chairman of the board, Professor Mathew Sule made this know in an interview with Radio Nigeria in Jos.
Professor Sule said the promotion was part of governments efforts to encourage the productivity of teachers and improve on their welfare.
The board chairman urged teachers to rededicate themselves as part of their responsibility to nation building.
Professor Sule while felicitating with teachers on the occasion of the 2019 world teachers day stressed the need for discipline in the profession.