Professor Segun Ajiboye has been re-appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as Chief Executive/Registrar of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN).
Ajiboye was first appointed by President Buhari five years ago to head the council which regulates the teaching profession in the country.
The Registrar of TRCN until his appointment was a lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State.
The reappointment letter was forwarded through the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Architect Sunday Echono.
Ajiboye while speaking after receiving the letter thanked the President for the confidence reposed in him.
He further stated that his re-appointment would see him continue the reposition of the teaching profession in the country to global standards.
Ajiboye promised to improve the welfare of teachers in Nigeria and deepen the deployment of technology in teaching.
He said, “I want to thank Mr President for the confidence reposed in me to be reappointed. The president has thrown another challenge at me to translate the vision to action.”
“Together with my team in TRCN, we shall deliver. In the next five years, teachers’ welfare and technology in the teaching profession will be pursued.”
“We shall deepen professionalism in the teaching profession to ensure that the Nigerian teaching profession continues to rank among the best in the world”.