Tag Archives: CCT

Concerned Teachers planned strike suspended again

Ali Awudu

The Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) has put on hold a planned nationwide strike which was due to begin today [Tuesday]. This is despite their stern threat a fortnight ago over the non-payment of their salary arrears. [contextly_sidebar id=”6uKsMVIjkGNZmWJRKAVzFAZryM51Ildy”]According to the Coalition, the government had failed to honour its pledges to pay the monies on two occasions. Speaking to Citi ...

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Teacher unions give gov’t 1-week ultimatum over salary arrears

Ghana’s major teacher unions, including the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT),  the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), and the Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) – GH, have given the government a one-week ultimatum to pay their salary arrears, else they will be forced to “use other channels.” In a letter dated October 17, 2017, addressed to the Finance ...

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New CCT executives want gov’t to re-look at licensing teachers

Newly elected President of the Coalition of Concerned teachers-Ghana (CCT-GH) has stated that the teacher licensing policy by government is a good initiative, but has called on government to take another look at some portions of the policy which may not favour teachers. Speaking at an event to swear in national officers of CCT in Accra today [Sunday], the President ...

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New appointments wouldn’t fix economy – MP

A member of the Finance Committee of Parliament and Member of Parliament (MP) for Obuasi West, Kwaku Kwarteng has opined that fixing the economy needs much more work than the appointment of new people to work at the Finance Ministry. President John Mahama has appointed Dr. John Kofi Baffoe, an Economist with the African Development Bank as a Technical Advisor ...

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