The National Union of Public and Private Educators of Zambia NUPPEZ has appealed to government to priorities the recruitment of Mathematics teachers in schools.
NUPPEZ General Secretary Nelson Mwale says the Grade 9 performance in Mathematics is worrying a situation he said has not been addressed for a long time.
Speaking in an interview with Christian voice news in Lusaka today, Mr. Mwale said that it imperative that government favors the recruitment of mathematics teachers to improve performance among learners.
And Mr. Mwale has urged teachers to always put in their best for the country to continue recording over 80% pass rates in all examinations.