The winner of the one million dollars global teacher prize for 2020 is set to be announced at a virtual ceremony this thursday.
A nigerian english teacher, olasukanmi opeifa is among 10 finalists for the coveted prize.
he emerged tops in the west africa category for his innovative approach to the teaching of english, at the government day secondary school karu, abuja.
His nomination has received the endorsement of vice president yemi osinbajo, through his senior technical assistant on community engagement, dr. ebi awosika.
The global teacher prize was instituted in 2015 by the varkey foundation, to reward teachers who have made exceptional contributions to the profession.