Govt releases over $2 billion for teachers' children fees

Online Desk |  8 months ago | top

Government has released about $2,68 billion for the payment of school fees for over 100 000 teachers’ children. 

Speaking at a media briefing in Harare today, Secretary to the Public Service Commission, Ambassador Jonathan Wutawunashe said the money will cater for first term fees for the children from about 52 000 teachers as part of Government’s commitment to improve conditions of service agreed to in February.

The facility caters for fees of up to $20 000 per child with the maximum being three children per teacher.