first_imgSpeaking to the reporters upon his arrival from Moscow, President Duterte said that the government is already working on the salary increase being clamored by the public school teachers. “If I give you the timeline, tapos I could not make it on the deadline, I have to explain more than what is expected of the government. Mas mabuti na ‘yang nandiyan na, sinasabi ko, nandiyan na ‘yan,” he added. “Mas marami ang teachers, pero nandiyan po, darating ‘yan, this year,” said President Duterte, who refused to give an exact date when will the salary increase take place. Public school teachers have been clamoring for a salary increase after pay hikes for police officers, soldiers and other uniformed personnel last year. President Rodrigo Duterte. GMA NETWORKcenter_img The Chief Executive has promised before the start of the year to increase the salaries of public school teachers within the year. MANILA – President RodrigoDuterte assured teachers that their salary increase  will be giventhis year. Under the current set up, entry-level public-school teachers, which have a Salary Grade 11 under Tranche 4 of the Salary Standardization Law, earn a monthly salary of P20,754./PNlast_img read more

first_imgPresident Buhari also recalled that the deceased was very good at his art, and would be sorely missed by the sporting community.He prayed that Oyebanji’s soul finds eternal rest and that God would comfort all those that mourned him.Oyebanji, who had been ill for some months, passed on at National Hospital, Abuja, on Saturday morning after a protracted battle with heart failure.Also his former constituency, Lagos State Chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), described the demise of veteran sportscaster, Oyebanji as a monumental loss to the sports in the country.Lagos chairman, Mr. Debo Oshundun in a statement yesterday said late Oyebanji’s wealth of experience in the sports cirle would be greatly missed.He also prayed the family, close associates and friends would find the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.“He was a professional to core. I know he was a role model to most of us during active days at the Nigeria Television Authority. He presented the programme with a lot of dexterity and it is so unfortunately that he is no more with us but we cannot question God,” Oshundun stated.He served the NTA for 35 years in different capacity and retired as Managing Director of NTA Properties at the authority’s headquarters in Abuja.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sorrow at the passage of veteran sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji, aged 62.According to a statement by the President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Saturday, the President condoled with Oyebanji’s family, friends and colleagues, particularly at the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).The president noted that the late Oyebanji had worked for 35 years at the NTA, making his mark as a sportscaster.last_img read more

first_imgCarl Diver (Active Irish Honey), Dr John Barrett (IT Sligo), Dr Tom Patton (IT Sligo), Conor Daly (Active Irish Honey), Dr James Brennan (IT Sligo), Austin Duignan (Active Irish Honey). Photo: James Connolly / PicSell8Research shows Donegal-made ‘Active Irish Honey’ is just as beneficial as world-famous Manuka Honey.‘Active Irish Honey’ won Best Product Award at this year’s Donegal Taste Festival.Through an Enterprise Ireland Innovation Voucher Scheme, research from Sligo IT proves it has the same activity levels as New Zealand Manuka Honey. Conor Daly, Managing Director of Travellogic, is a beekeeper in his spare time.He says that the potential for the market is huge.“Irish consumers want to buy local products for a variety of reasons, not least because it supports jobs locally. The more local the honey the more effective it is believed to be in preventing the symptoms of allergies. Many hay fever sufferers for instance get great relief from consuming locally produced honey.”Daly from Donegal Town works with businessman Austin Duigan, Raphoe and engineer Carl Diver, Falcarragh. They are developing a production and sales model, and hope to have the honey sold all over Ireland. SWEET NEWS FOR DONEGAL HONEY MAKERS was last modified: September 5th, 2013 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more