The Katsina state wing of the Nigerian Union of teachers (NUT) has debunked the rumor circulating that the ministry of education is planning to conduct competency test for the teachers of the state.
The chairman of the union Comrade Siwidi Hassan Dayi stated while briefing journalist in katsina.
Siwidi revealed that the union has confirmed the issue as baseless from the commissioner for education Professor Halima Idris.
The NUT chairman appealed to the teachers of the state to remain calm as the state government has budgeted huge in the 2018 appropriation for the education sector.
He maintained that the present administration has confidence in teachers of the state hence the need for teachers to redouble effort toward discharging their responsibilities.