TSC, KNUT Condemn Attack on Teachers
The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has strongly condemned the heinous killing of its teachers stationed at Kamuthe Primary School in Garissa by suspected Al Shabaab militants.
coming the same day the Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) threatened to mobilise tutors to leave insecure schools and regions.
TSC further assured teachers across the country that it was working closely with security agencies to maintain security and restore normalcy to the school and its environs.
Three teachers - Caleb Mutua, Samuel Mutua and Mr Titus Sasieka Mushindi - were killed in a pre-dawn terror attack on Monday that police say was targeted at a Safaricom communications mast and a police camp in the area.
“We wish to extend our condolences to the family, friends, pupils and colleagues of the three teachers and wish a quick recovery to those injured during the attack,” the Commission said .
“The Ministry must discuss the security of teachers and students in our institutions and assure Kenyans that schools are safe for learning..."Knut General Secretary Wilson Sossion said.