Jubilations as Students’ Teachers set for #75,000 Semester Allowance.
It is an ectastic moments for the Education Students in public tertiary institutions across the country as the Teachers Registration Council TRCN has commenced sorting out modalities for the payment of monthly stipends to the students.
According to (TRCN) the details of the N75,000 semester allowance promised by President Muhammadu Buhari to students of education in federal universities and federal colleges of education will be out by January 2022.
The council assured that letters had already been written and the Ministry of Education was working with the Tertiary Education Trust Fund in that regard,
“The ministers involved have prepared the letters and they are working alongside with TETFund. All the necessary things have been done; the details will be unveiled in January.”
Recalled that President Buhari had during the 2021 World Teachers’ Day announced his administration’s plan to make the teaching profession lucrative and ensure that teachers were adequately trained.
He also announced that education students in public institutions would have access to semester stipends of N50,000 for those in colleges of education and N75,000 for those in universities.