The Teaching fraternity in Northern Province have welcomed government’s move to send expatriate teachers to Seychelles.
National Union for Public and Private Educators of Zambia (NUPEZ) Provincial Chairperson Fraser Sinyangwe said the move by the Seychelles government to get Zambian teachers as expatriates is a boost to the teaching fraternity.
Mr. Sinyange explained that this will help the Zambian teachers to learn and acquire knowledge from their counterparts in Seychelles.
He added that the move is evident that Zambia is one of the countries which has well qualified teachers.
Mr. Sinyangwe has commended the Seychelles government for giving Zambian teachers an opportunity to be expatriates in their country, adding that this shows that they emulate the quality of education in Zambia.
He has called on the teachers selected to go Seychelles to ensure that they uphold are professionalism in executing their duties.
Government recently announced that 42 Zambian teachers will be sent to Seychelles to work as expatriate teachers.