The Nigeria Union of Teachers, NUT, has threatened to withdraw all lecturers’ providers and products in the affected states of the federation due to the insecurity in the country.
NUT in an announcement tagged:” Terrorist Assault on Colleges and Abduction of College students/Teachers One Incident Too Many”, signed by its Licensed Secretary, Dr Mike Ike Ene, suggested the federal govt to undertake a hundreds of ability in tackling insecurity in the country.
The Union expressed worries over the rising pronounce of insecurity in Nigeria, stressing that schools are rapid turning into a hazard quandary for bandits and a complete lot of prison parts in Nigeria.
NUT acknowledged this as they condemned the abduction of students and lecturers of Executive Science Secondary College, Kagara, in Niger Screech by bandits.
The union demanded a pronounce of emergency be declared on safety, including that the scorching ability being deployed by safety agencies became now not yielding any vital fruit.
“We call on the Federal Executive to as a topic of urgency snort a pronounce of emergency on the protection peril in the country.
““We must warn that if the protection peril in our schools and schools is now not guaranteed, the NUT is now not going to hesitate to withdraw the providers and products of all lecturers in the affected states of the federation.”
NUT opined that the scorching technique deployed by safety agencies has fallen wanting expectation occupied with that the Kagara abduction has true came about while the nation is but to fully take care of the December, 2020 abduction of students in Executive Science Secondary College Kankara Katsina pronounce.
The union demanded that the govtdeploys its fleshy weight of our nation’s safety agencies to be definite the precise return of kidnapped students and lecturers.
“Furthermore steps must be taken to bag rid of all forms of safety threats to our schools.
“Such prison parts have not any space in a civilized society equivalent to Nigeria.
“We like to reiterate that teaching and learning can only be guaranteed in a safety and secured atmosphere,” the assertion added.
NUT suggested pronounce governors to employ portion of their safety voters to employ alternate safety providers and products to enhance existing safety agencies in policing schools in the pronounce.