SUBEB N31 million Scam: NUT Suspends Kwara Chairman, Secretary, Others.  

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The Nigeria Union of Teachers NUT, National Headquarters has indefinitely suspended the state Chairman, Secretary and account clerk of the Kwara State wing of the union over alleged financial Fraud.

It would be recalled that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC last week paraded  the state chairman, account clerk and a permanent secretary and director in the state Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB of N31 million of 400 Ghost teachers salaries was traced to the trios  private accounts
The suspended state leadership  are  comrades  Saliu Toyin ,Kwara NUT chairman, com. Idris jamiu Ola,state secretary, com, Tijani Lateef,Account clerk

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Speaking with newsmen in Ilorin on Wednesday the National President of the Union Comrade Dr Nasir  Idris said the union would not condone corruption, impunity and connivance of any individuals to deny the teachers their right no matter how highly placed.

Com Idris, represented by 1st Vice President Com Samuel Kayode Akosile noted that what happened recently in Kwara NUT is a betrayal of trust and unacceptable to the National leadership of the Union

According to him, “The National President and the Trustees of the union have been thrown into sleepless nights since last weekend. This ignominious act has brought disrepute to our union and the National standing Committee views it as an abominable Act, which is against the oath to protect,  defend and help uplift the standard of living of our fellow teachers”

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The Union further assured Nigerian Teachers that the shameful acts of Kwara NUT officials  would not repeat itself again,  assuring that the National leadership of the Union would continue to protect and ensure equal justice for all Teacher and would not  engaged in an abominable act that would bring disrepute to the union

However, Com. Chief Olu Adewara  has  been appointed as acting state chairman  while Com. Aremu Rasheed Mayaki will now act as  Acting state Secretary.

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