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Lusaka Promises To Hire Intern Teachers And Include Them In His Cabinet .

By Timothy Wekesa.

Bungoma Kenya kwanza gubernatorial candidate Kenneth Lusaka has promised to absorb teachers on Board of management on a county salary.

Lusaka (left) at a past event, source files.

Speaking during a thanks giving ceremony for Bungoma Kuppet Chair David Barasa , Lusaka said most schools were constrained in paying such teachers who were giving very valuable service and promised to absorb them in the counties as intern teachers if elected.

" To help schools of financial constraints ,I will ensure I include teachers who are not on permanent employment on county internship programs ," He said .

He observed that most of those teachers are paid peanuts despite offering same services like those hire by the teachers service commission.

Lusaka also promised to include teachers in his cabinet if elected .

" I included several teachers in my previous cabinet who delivered very well ,I promise in consultations with your unions to include more teachers if elected ," Said Lusaka.

The Senate Speaker at the same time promised to better the county schorlaship into include more students and make the process more transparent.

He rubbished claims that he will do away with the schorlaship if elected saying even the schorlaship policy was drafted during his tenure.

Bungoma county women rep Catherine Wambilianga also a national Kuppet official hailed Lusaka for showing respect in his previous government and urged him to consider more teachers if elected.

" We thank you for considering teachers in your previous cabinet we have confidence if elected you will not abandon teachers ," Said Wambulianga .

She hailed teachers for being good administrators. What is your take on this? Give your opinion and share the story.

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