The Oyo State Government has commenced the distribution of appointment letters to the 5000 newly recruited teachers under the state Teaching Service Commission.
The Chairman, Oyo State Teaching Service Commission, Pastor Akinade Alamu, who made the disclosure on Tuesday in Ibadan said that the new teachers are to resume their duty posts immediately.
It was gathered that the distribution of letters of appointment to successful candidates started on Monday.
Alamu said that their appointment was a sequel to a long period of scrutiny and verification during which errors that might have crept in during and after the examination and oral test for the exercise had been corrected.
According to him, the state government approved the release of 5,000 appointment letters for distribution of which a total of 4,400 letters had been released by TESCOM while the remaining letters were withheld due to errors on the part of the applicants.
The errors, he said, included misspelled names as well as invalid email addresses among others.