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Prolonged sick leave concerns education ministry

Contributed by NAMPA.

RUNDU, 13 MAR (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has noticed cases of teachers being on prolonged sick leave from as far back as 2016, some without the proper documentation.
This was found during the ministry’s payroll verification exercise conducted in all 14 regions of the country after 19 teachers from schools in the Zambezi Region were arrested over a N.dollars 10 million salary scam involving dubious payments of allowances and bonuses.
The ministry’s public relations offi ...