President Yoweri Museveni has directed the NRM Secretariat and officials from the president’s office to engage and solve teachers’ problems with immediate effect.
Speaking during the celebrations of the teachers day held at Kololo Independence grounds. The president said teachers challenges and issues should have been solved if the NRM Secretariat had picked interest.
The president says the government has planned to solve all teachers problems but will emphasize science and technological development.
“Stop those arguments they show that you don’t know what you are talking about. The other societies have gone through three industrial revolutions they are now entering the fourth one the one of artificial intelligence and we are trying to catch up”, Museveni said.
The president has also blamed teachers for having blamed the government for the prolonged closure of schools which he says was planned and we’ll calculate to protect people’s lives from the deadly Coronavirus pandemic.
“Who said that education doesn’t matter when was it said and who said. Education matters but we had to survive this time was for survival and am very proud that we saved our people from dying”, the president said.