Minister of Power, Chief Adebayo Adelabu has described teachers as major pillars of the society on whose shoulders the responsibility of a great nation rests.
In a special message to teachers on the World Teacher’s Day, issued on his behalf by Hon Bolaji Tunji, Special Adviser, Strategic Communications and Media Relations, Chief Adelabu said as pillars of the society, Teachers remain the builders of nation whose responsibilities in nurturing and shaping society remain immeasurable.
The messages read, “I want to express my sincere congratulations to all Teachers in Nigeria and around the World on this year’s celebration of the World Teachers’ Day.
“It is with great pleasure, that I celebrate the pillars of our society and builders of our nation. The pivotal role teachers play in our everyday life is immeasurable and no financial value can adequately be placed on their unparalleled effort in building the leaders of today and tomorrow.”
“It is in recognition of this that government continues to do more to encourage our teachers to perform optimally through appropriate welfare package.
“I also encourage our Teachers to also be steadfast in their duty and persevere to enable government put things right and develop the country further in line with the ‘Renewed Hope’ mandate of President Bola Tinubu.
“I pray that Teachers’ efforts in molding leaders and contributing to nation building continue to yield outstanding results. Happy Teacher’s Day!”