Enugu Assembly reverses self on recruitment of 2,000 teachers


The Enugu State House of Assembly, yesterday, reversed itself when it called on the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Uchenna Eze, to conclude the process of recruitment of 2,000 primary school teachers even though it had earlier nullified the recruitment exercise.

The House had said that acute irregularities marred the exercise conducted by the Enugu State Universal Basic Education Board, ENSUBEB, even as Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Roseline Chiama, also told the House during an interview that ENSUBEB Board was not carried along in the recruitment exercise which prompted the cancellation by the House.

This came as the Commissioner for Education,Eze,yesterday,while defending the conduct of the exercise as fair and credible,explained that,”the exercise did not exclude anybody from ENSUBEB Board and there was no complaint from any quarters during the recruitment exercise.