The Oyo State’s Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) has commenced the distribution of employment letter to the 5,000 newly-recruited teachers on Monday.
According to the chairman of Oyo State Teaching Service commission (TESCOM), Pastor Akinade Alamu, the government approved 5000 appointment letters for distribution and 4400 letters have been released by TESCOM while the remaining were withheld due to certain errors on the part of the applicants .
He noted that the errors include misspelt names as well as invalid emails among others, assuring those yet to receive theirs that the letters would be collected immediately after correction of errors by the applicants.
Pastor Alamu mentioned that the letters were sent to the centralized zones in the 33 local government for collection in other to avoid overcrowding and to stick to the Covid-19 protocols.
He therefore implored the chosen candidates to resume immediately considering that the academic session has commenced.
Alamu said, “While congratulating the successful applicants, we want to appeal to those that are also successful but yet to get their letters to exercise patience.
“We discovered that 600 among the letters have errors that need to be rectified, that is already being sorted and corrected as we speak and will be distributed as well.”