Teachers’ allowances approved

Mr. Piok Wuor Piok-headteacher of Miyom Ngok primary school pictured in his office in 2015

Heads of various administrations in their regular sitting on Friday endorsed allowances for teachers in Abyei Administrative Area.

Chol Pur Chol is the Head of Education, Information, Culture, Youth and Sports in Abyei Administrative Area.

He says two hundred and twenty (220) teachers from thirty primary schools will be getting these incentives adding that each teacher will be receiving 2000 South Sudanese Pounds in addition to monthly salary.

Abyei Teachers’ Union has welcomed the step describing it as an “appreciation to teachers’ efforts.”