* Increases years of service from 35 to 40 years
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for teachers in the country.
The approval seems to have been targeted to be the highlight of this year’s commemoration of the World Teachers Day on October 5.
The President also increased the number of years of service from 35 to 40.
The announcement to these effect came in Abuja on Monday during celebration of the 2020 World Teachers Day.