President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari re-appoints TRCN Registrar

NEWS DIGEST – President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed Professor Segun Ajiboye for another five years as Chief Executive/Registrar of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN.

Mr Ajiboye received his reappointment letter on Tuesday through the Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Education Architect Sunday Echono.

According to a report by Voice of Nigeria, Mr Ajiboye thanked the President for the confidence reposed in him for another five years.

Mr Ajiboye, who stated that the reward for hard work is more work, stressed that he would continue to reposition the teaching profession to global standards.

TRCN boss further said that he would pursue in the next five years improvement in the welfare of Teachers in Nigeria and deepen the deployment of technology in teaching.

Mr Ajiboye who thanked the staff of TRCN for a successful first term called for more support from TRCN staff to be able to achieve the lofty goals of the Council.

“I want to thank Mr. President for the confidence reposed in me to be reappointment. The president has thrown another challenge at me to translate the vision into action. Together with my team in TRCN, we shall deliver.

“ In the next five years, teachers’ welfare and technology in the teaching profession will be pursued. We shall deepen professionalism in the teaching Professor to ensure that the Nigerian teaching profession continues to rank among the best in the world”

The TRCN Registrar however assumed office on 1st September for another five years.