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Teacher unions want SHS calendar reset

Teacher unions are in discussion with the Ghana Education Service (GES) to realign the Senior High School (SHS) calendar with that of...

Teacher unions to boycott World Teachers’ Day celebration

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), and the Coalition of Concerned Teachers, Ghana (CCT-GH) have...

Teacher unions call off strike

The three teacher unions who have been protesting against the appointment of the Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric...

Teachers in Ashanti Region boycott class as strike by teacher unions continues

A day after refusing to stay out of the classrooms, teachers in public basic schools in the Ashanti Region have joined the...

Teacher Unions declare nationwide strike over new DG appointment

Three teacher unions have declared a nationwide strike over the appointment of a banker as the Director-General of Education.

Teacher Unions divided over appointment of new GES Director

The teacher unions in the country are divided over the suitability of Dr Eric Nkansah as acting Director-General of the Ghana Education...

Teacher Unions threaten strike on Nov. 4 over new GES DG

The controversy over embattled Director-General (DG) of Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, continues to deepen as four teacher unions threaten...

Education Ministry hits back at Teacher Unions over new GES boss

The Education Ministry has hit back at teacher unions opposing the appointment of the new Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES).
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Pay our CPD allowance – Teacher Unions remind GES

Teacher Unions across the country have reminded the Ghana Education Service (GES) to pay their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) allowance.
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Teacher unions urge GES officials due for retirement to vacate post

Teacher unions in the country have asked the Deputy Director of Management Services at the Ghana Education Service (GES), Anthony Boateng, along...

Govt meeting with striking teacher unions ends inconclusively

A crunch meeting between the leadership of the four striking teacher labour unions and the government to resolve the impasse ended in...
NLC BOSS, Mr Ofosu Asamoah

NLC appeals to teacher unions over strike action

The Executive Secretary of the National Labour Commission (NLC) has appealed to all the four teacher unions who commenced a strike action...

Teacher unions declare indefinite strike

Four teacher unions have declared an indefinite nationwide strike – effective Monday, July 4 – over demands for the payment of the...

Semester Academic Calendar: What teacher unions want from GES [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · TEACHER UNIONS ON GES Some teacher unions have directed the Ghana Education Service (GES) to withdraw the...
Education Minister Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum

Eduwatch backs teacher unions to oppose new academic calendar

JoyNews/AdomNews · Eduwatch backs teacher unions to oppose new academic calendar Education Think Tank, Africa Education Watch (Eduwatch), is...

Teacher unions slapped with GHc15k cost over ‘one teacher-one laptop’ policy

The High Court in Accra (General Jurisdiction) has dismissed the suit filed by two teacher unions- the Innovative Teachers and All Teachers...
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Three teacher unions threaten strike over ‘problematic’ working conditions

Three teacher unions have threatened to lay down their tools over a development they claim is a hindrance to academic activities in...

Teacher unions issue one-month ultimatum to GES over this… [Video]

Teacher Unions have issued a one-month ultimatum to the Ghana Education Service (GES) to address challenges the country's pre-tertiary education is faced...

Teacher unions send strong message to govt over 4% salary increment

Teacher Unions have cautioned the government to take a second look at the four percent salary increment for public sector workers.
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Napo bids teacher unions farewell

The President’s Representative at the Ministry of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh, has met with the leadership of the Pre-tertiary Unions (NAGRAT, GNAT...
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Teacher Unions kick against re-opening of schools

Teacher Unions in the country have kicked against plans by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to re-open schools should President Nana Akufo-Addo...

Teacher Unions reject new pre-tertiary management structure

Four teacher unions have rejected a newly parliamentary proposed management structure of pre-tertiary education in the country. SEE THIS:
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Teacher unions call off industrial strike

The three teacher unions, following a High Court order against their strike, have called off the industrial action. According...
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Listen: 3 teacher unions declare nationwide strike

Three teacher unions have declared a nationwide strike action over what they described as legacy of arrears spanning...

Teacher Unions threaten protest over $72m SSNIT deal

Teacher Unions in the country have threatened to hit the streets if those found culpable in the $72 million SSNIT’s software deal are not...
Dr Eric Nkansah

New GES boss is a pupil teacher, he can’t lead us – Teacher Unions

The three striking Teacher Unions say the newly appointed Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, is a non-professional...
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CLOGSAG backs striking teacher unions

The Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) is backing the three teacher unions who are striking over the appointment...

Labour Commission directs teachers unions to call off strike

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has directed the three teacher unions who are on strike against the appointment of Dr. Eric Nkansah...

Teachers chase unions over ‘one teacher-one laptop’ policy

JoyNews/AdomNews · Teachers chase unions over one teacher-one laptop policy Some aggrieved teachers are threatening to go after their...
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Akufo-Addo announces juicy package for teacher unions

President Akufo-Addo has announced plans for the acquisition of some 280,000 laptops for teachers unions in the country. He...
Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh

Listen: Napo, GES Council chair urged to apologise to teacher unions

Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh and the Chairman of the Ghana Education Service (GES) Council, Michael Nsowah, has...

Be calm – Govt begs teachers over Tier-2 pension arrears

Deputy Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Bright Wireko-Brobby, has appealed to teacher unions in the country to exercise restraint as government...

Teachers going on pension will suffer – GNAT Sec on Tier 2 arrears

The General Secretary of Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), Thomas Musah, says pensioners are having a hard time due to the...
Education Minister, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum

Govt defaults payment of teachers Tier 2 for 9 months, pensioners in a big...

Four teacher unions have accused the government of defaulting in the payment of their Occupational Pension Scheme (Tier 2) contributions to the...

Labour unions kick against any ‘haircut’ on pension funds of workers

Labour unions in the country have vowed to kick against any attempt by the government to reduce the value of pension funds...

Negotiations between labour unions and govt adjourned indefinitely

Negotiations between the government and labour unions for the latter’s request for an increment in base pay have been adjourned indefinitely.
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Teachers return to classrooms

The teacher unions who were on a nationwide strike over the appointment of Dr Eric Nkansah as the Director-General (D-G) of the Ghana...

Putin has 1,000 spies in Britain hiding behind normal jobs from teachers to baristas

Russia has around 1,000 secret agents embedded in Britain, it has emerged. Vladimir Putin ’s spooks are hiding behind normal jobs...
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Pupils teach themselves as teachers continue strike

Some pupils in Ghana’s public basic schools say their mates have now taken over teaching duties to make up for the absence...
NLC BOSS, Mr Ofosu Asamoah

Striking teachers to meet Labour Commission

The leadership of the three teacher unions on strike will today, Wednesday, November 9, 2022, meet the National Labour Commission (NLC).