Ministry of Education seeks to recruit 4000 teachers

The First Lady also Education Minister Janet Kataha Museveni says that they are engaged in negotiations with the ministry of finance, for a supplementary budget to allow them recruit more teachers.

This was revealed during a meeting with parliaments committee on education following questions raised by legislators over how far the ministry had moved to address issues of staff shortage in government schools.

Although the first lady was non committal on how much more money is required, she indicated that it would cater for recruitment of more than 4000 teachers in both primary and secondary schools.

Kataha also responded to queries raised by MPs regarding her ministry.

August 08 2017