Newly appointed teachers have been paid

Dear Editor,

Reference is made to your letter dated January 7, 2013, seeking a comment in relation to a letter to the editor published in Stabroek News on January 3 and captioned ‘Newly appointed teachers not paid after five months.’  Please be informed that as of January 7, 2013 this matter has been addressed, and to date, most if not all of the teachers with the requisite documentation have been paid.
All for your information and guidance.

Yours faithfully,
Delma Nedd
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education

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