The Osun State Ministry of Education, has called on the public to accept the trend in social media statistics about the just concluded teachers recruitment review in the state as fraudulent.
In a press release signed by the Commissioner, Folorunso Oladoyin Bamisayemi and made available.
The figures were characterized as misleading and the handiwork of alarmists and adverse propagandists, whose sole aim was to create an atmosphere of confusion.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner disclosed that he would give a comprehensive analysis on the outcome of the exercise to the public. Which this will be done after briefing the State’s Executive Council tomorrow, Monday, 15th February, 2021.
Therefore, the reason for this. He noted was in line with the standard practice as obtained in other parts of the world.
In other words, It is standard and best practice to first report to one’s principal and his management team before addressing the press.”
However, While observing that the performance in the recruitment examination. Compared favourably with what was expected in a standard examination of such nature. He assured that the overall performance was not as woeful as the fake reports had intended.
According to the press release released, the breakdown of false statistics in circulation on social media is thus:
50% and above = 3.5%
40% to 49% = 7.5%
30% to 39% = 39%
29% to zero = 50%.