The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education (MOPSE) has suspended striking teachers pending investigations. Pindul News presents the Minister’s statement:
MINISTRY OF PRIMARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION Press Statement: SUSPENSION FROM SERVICE
10 February 2022
The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education would like to inform the Nation and its valued stakeholders that all officials within the Ministry who absented themselves from duty since the official opening of schools on 7 February 2022 have been suspended without pay forthwith, for a period of three months.
During this period of suspension, members are not to hinder or interfere with any investigation or evidence relating to the alleged misconduct.
Appropriate action will be taken against members who abrogate their duties and responsibilities.
The Ministry remains committed to the provision of quality, affordable, accessible, relevant, equitable, inclusive and wholesome education for all Zimbabweans.
Hon Dr E. Ndlovu