In the olden days when only the giant and the matured engage in armed robbery and murdering, the youth of these days have prove us wrong. Small boys are now leaders of armed robbery gangs leading operations and killing people without mercy. The youth must change their mentality as soon as possible.
The new Police IGP is working. He is not sitting on the fence. The police officers under the watch of George Akuffo Dampare are doing very well and we appreciate their efforts. What the ordinary Ghanaian need is justice. Once justice is delivered, Ghanaians can trust you.
Salaried workers on the Controller And Accountant General's Department payroll system have been receiving an unending loan messages on their phones every day from loan firms who claim to offer low-interest rates and collateral free loans to workers. The menace has been going on for many years and no one seems to make noise about it.
The 16th Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II after the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) paid a courtesy call on him has said the Akuffo-Addo Free SHS project introduced in 2017 cannot be successful without them. In a brief address to the leadership of the Teacher Union who visited the great King on the 13th October 2021 during the celebration of Awukudae at Manhyia Palace, his Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II urged the central government to prioritize teachers in the country for them to have a sound mind to teach the students well.
The Ghana National Association of Teachers' president Phillipa Larsen has made some allegations against the president of the state. She made mention that, the president since assumption of office in 2017 has never attended the annual award ceremony of teachers. She spoke to Media General during this year's National Best Teacher Award Ceremony and made it known to the public.
The managing editor for insight news paper Kwesi Pratt Jnr has fumes at controller and accountant general department for threatening that all government workers without Ghana card will not receive their salary in December this year. Kwesi Pratt Jnr speaking on Pan African TV morning show today, Thursday, 14th October, 2021 stated that why should controller and accountant general department take that position?
Teacher Unions Tuesday, October 19, 2021, will meet with the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations to discuss issues relating to the non-payment of salaries of public teachers without a Ghana Card from December 1, 2021. The meeting follows a warning issued by the Controller and Accountant General’s Department to withhold the salaries of government workers who do not register for the national identification card by the end of November 2021.
The Controller and Accountant General's Department (CAGD) has rescinded to its decision to compel all government officials verified by the use of their Ghana Card before being given their salaries on December. This reverse action has been effective because the CAGD is going to use a new approach.
The Controller And Accountant General's Department (CAGD) has reaffirmed its decision to go by the December 1, 2021, deadline for public sector employees who receive salaries from the Department to register for the Ghana card else forfeit their salary by December this year. Although Controller has come under numerous backlashes from labour unions like GNAT, NAGRAT and CCT-GH, the department seems unperturbed at all.
True Motorists Union, an association made up of over motorists across the country, has rendered unqualified justifications to the former chairman, John Mahama, for campaigning against him. The motorist union explained that little did they know the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government would be asleep to their plight as the complaints about the recent extravagant hikes in energy prices has been putatively ignored.
The Controller and Accountant General Department in Collaboration with National Identification Authority in their attempt to make it compulsory for all public sector workers to be enrolled on the Ghana Card has failed. The Controller and Accountant General released a statement with a deadline for all public sector workers to get a Ghana Card or forfeit their salaries by 1st December, 2021.
The president of the Coalition of Concerned Teachers Ghana (CCT-GH) together with two other national leaders of the union has not been arrested. This is to disregard the news that the three persons have been arrested for defrauding the union of a huge amount. According to a circular released by the communication Director, Adokwei Ayikwi-Awulley, he revealed that King Ali Awudu, the President, Ako Forson, the General Secretary and the Communication Director himself are currently in a NEC Meeting at Koforidua.
It appears the Controller and Account General, s Department has backed down on its directive to all Public sector workers to get their Ghana Card or forfeit their Sallary. This is due to stiffer opposition from labour unions who are against the directive from the Controller And Accountant General, s Department.
A group calling itself Anchoring Democracy Advocacy Movement Ghana, have on the 14th October 2021, released a press release. It is about the government's desire to stop paying workers who defy a given directive. This release was signed by Mr. Azubila Emmanuel Abdul-Salam, Executive Secretary, and Mr. Ibrahim A. Mumuni, Director of Operations.
There are so many places in the world which we would love to visit but nevertheless, there are actually some places people are never allowed to visit. Here are some of them: Room 39 in North Korea Room 39 (also referred to as Bureau 39, Division 39, or Office 39) is a secretive North Korean party organization that seeks ways to maintain the foreign currency for the country's leaders.
The three major teacher unions have hinted that they will embark on a nationwide strike action if the government fails to meet their concerns by November 17, 2021. Speaking in an interview with Campus Exclusive, Mr. Frank Gyegye, the Communication Director of the Coalition of Concerned Teachers-Ghana (CCT-GH) indicated the government has been given up to November 17 to honor his part of the agreement.
The former Chairman of the People’s National Congress (PNC), Bernard Anbataayela Mornah has reiterated that the African Union is becoming so useless and ineffective. Bernard Mornah made this outburst during a panel discussion Adekye Nsroma on United Television yesterday October 11, 2021. His disappointment with the Africa Union stems out of actions that in his opinion, leaders of African Union have failed to take over the years.
Mr. Thomas Musah, the General Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), has asked the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) to press its threats of no salary to government and not the workers. Mr. Thomas Musah stated, the ‘threat’ of the CAGD not to pay government workers is baseless and not right.
Coalition of Concern Teachers Ghana (CCTG) is one of the strong teacher's union in the country, members of the Coalition of Concern Teachers Ghana, are the teachers who broke up from the two main teacher unions in the country, Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) and National Association Graduate Teachers.
The Organised Labour Union that comprises of some major groups in Ghana and the Trade Union Cooperation which is also part of the Union has released a press statement to make public sector workers understand the basis of the four percent increase. Teachers, Nurses, Doctors and other public sector workers are against the four percent increase for 2021 and seven percent increase for 2022.