The only language government understands is strike action-Technical University Teachers Association

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The Technical University Teachers Association of Ghana have indicated that they are willing to call off their indefinite strike action should government set a definite date for the resolution of all their concerns.

The Technical University Teachers Association of Ghana (TUTAG) faults the Ministry of education, through the National Council for Tertiary Education for failing to migrate them unto the conditions of service of public universities.

The Association believes government is taking it for granted because it has refused to meet them to discuss their grievances and that government is discouraging the labour commission from also meeting them.

Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Association, Ibrahim Zubeiru said the Association had been contacted by the Labour Commission to appear before it for discussions on the matter with a view to resolving their grievances, explaining that the meeting was called off at the last minute via instructions from the Minister for education.

According to him, they were disrespected by the Labour commission because the commission failed to communicate to them that the meeting had been called off.

‘’When we got to their premises, someone met us at the gate and told us that the meeting had been called off and that it was the Minister for education that called to instruct them to call off the meeting. Our people came from all over the country. So they didn’t have the courtesy to call back and inform us that the meeting had been called off. He said on an Accra based radio station and monitored by



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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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