FG Approves New Teachers Retirement Age

By Ogechi Okorie

Abuja (Precise Post) – The federal government has approved the new teachers age under the harmonised Age for Bill, 2021.

The (FEC) gave the approval at its on Wednesday at the .

Minister of , Adamu Adamu, who disclosed this to correspondents at the end of the , said the bill also seeks to give legal backing to new measures by the current administration to enhance the teaching profession in the country

With the approval, the Federal Government is set to send the bill to the .

The bill, among other recommendations, seeks to change the age of in the country from 60 to 65.

It also seeks to change the years of service for from 35 to 40.

The approval was given at a of the council presided over by the .

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