The National President of the Nigerian Union of Teachers, Micheal
Olukoya, says that 37 teachers died in the bomb incident that rocked
Sabongari in Kaduna state on July 7th.
The teachers were at the state secretariat to partake in the verification
exercise initiated by the government to weed off ghost workers.
While speaking at the Founders day of the Nigerian Union of Teachers in
Abuja yesterday July 8th, Mr Olukoya said so far, 272 teachers had lost
their lives to the various Boko Haram attacks in Borno State alone and
that over 19,000 had been displaced in the North East.