As the panel of judges for the 2016 Maltina Teacher of the Year, MTOTY firms up assessment of the entries, the finalists for the coveted prize will emerge on Thursday, September 29, 2016.
The finalists who will be chosen from the 33 state champions will face the jury for the final interview. The 10 best entries will thereafter be invited for the grand finale where the panel will further subject them to rigorous scrutiny in order to determine the ultimate winner. Whoever emerges winner will be unveiled at a grand ceremony on Thursday, October 20, 2016 in Lagos.
Corporate Affairs Adviser of Nigerian Breweries Plc., Mr. Kufre Ekanem explained that the project received hundreds of entries from across the states of the federation. However, the entries were shortlisted and validated to compete for the initiative’s coveted prize by the stringent project assessors who trimmed the entries down after a thorough and painstaking examination. After scaling the project assessors’ hurdles, Ekanem informed that the valid entries would be subjected to further scrutiny and thorough assessment process by the Panel of Judges, charged with determining who emerges the Maltina Teacher of the Year.