It’s no news that a good number of state governors are owing civil servants working in public schools months of unpaid salary arrears and promotions.
Many of these teachers have lamented over the inability and irregularities of the state to pay their salaries as and when due following the current economic situation in the country.
Siggy reports that some state governments are owing primary school teachers a backlog of salaries ranging from 6 to almost 15 months. It was gathered that there is a backlog of unpaid salaries from previous years and in different stages for different categories of teachers.
Though no reason has been given by states as the reason behind the non-payment of primary school teachers, some have identified waiting for money from the federal government as a factor responsible for the delay in paying salaries.
List of Nigerian states owing primary school teachers
Here are the names of the states who owe teachers according to the report. In no particular order :
Did we miss any state? You can name them in the comment section let everyone know…