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POLITICS

Decision to Buy Bigger Presidential Jet is a Sign of Leadership Failure- Prof Gyampo Slams Gov't

Political Science lecturer, professor Ransford Gyampo has taken a swipe at goverment over the decision to buy new and bigger jet for presidential travels. The Director or Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin told the media on Monday that plans are far advanced by goverment to purchase a bigger plane that would save cost and also bring an end to the recent brouhaha emerging from presidential trips.

  17 days ago ago
Decision to Buy Bigger Presidential Jet is a Sign of Leadership Failure- Prof Gyampo Slams Gov't

EDUCATION

No Progress With Negotiation; Ken Ofori Atta Disrespecting UTAG - Prof Gyampo Tells Akufo Addo

The Secretary to the University Teachers Association, Prof Ransford Gyampo has disclosed that the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta had shown little or no interest in the deliberations between the association and government in respect of negotiations being taken on their conditions of service. In a letter addressed to the President, the UTAG Secretary cautioned that should there be no resolution in addressing the impasse the professional body will have no option other than to revert to its strike action, as threatened earlier.

  28 days ago ago
No Progress With Negotiation; Ken Ofori Atta Disrespecting UTAG - Prof Gyampo Tells Akufo Addo

POLITICS

Abandon The Idea Of Buying New Presidential Jet And Pay Lecturers- Prof Gyampo Fires Gov’t

In the heat of the debate that had ensued from an announcement that the government intends to procure a new presidential aircraft, Prof Ransford Gyampo has signaled a caution to the government over their unsettled negotiations for conditions of service. In a critique posted on his Facebook page, Prof Gyampo advised that government forgoes the procurement of the aircraft and prioritize the payment of a better remuneration for public workers including the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG).

  17 days ago ago
Abandon The Idea Of Buying New Presidential Jet And Pay Lecturers- Prof Gyampo Fires Gov’t

EDUCATION

Don't Blame The Politicians, But Yourselves - Kevin Taylor Tells Professor Gyampo

The General Secretary of the University of Ghana's branch of UTAG, Professor Ransford Gyampo, has indicated that he doesn't understand why the politician has become more important than teachers the in Ghana. Reacting to this statement by Prof. Gyampo, the outspoken Ghanaian investigative journalist, Kevin Ekow Baido Taylor, on his 'With All Due Respect' program yesterday, said that Prof. Gyampo and his colleagues' teachers shouldn't blame the politicians, but themselves, if they are feeling unimportant in the country.

  20 days ago ago
Don't Blame The Politicians, But Yourselves - Kevin Taylor Tells Professor Gyampo

POLITICS

Anybody Who Talks And Has To Come Back And Explain Himself Is Not A Good Leader – Ransford Gyampo

English is not an indigenous language of Ghanaians. Ghanaians came to adopt the language as a result out Ghana’s past with the British. They left us portions of their language and though sometimes we tend to act as masters of the language, the Queen’s language is the preserve of the British.

  1 month ago ago
Anybody Who Talks And Has To Come Back And Explain Himself Is Not A Good Leader – Ransford Gyampo

POLITICS

"If You Supported 'All Die Be Die' Statement Then Support 'Do Or Die' Also" - Prof. Ransford Gyampo

According to Professor Ransford Gyampo, Ghanaians who supported the "all die be die" statement said by President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo should also support the "do or die" statement said by Former President John Dramani Mahama by putting politics aside. He first condemn the act of Ghanaian Politicians using words they claim to idioms to do their politics, he claims he was no surprise when he heard Mr. Mahama saying the "do or die" phrase because it is

  1 month ago ago

EDUCATION

University Ranking: We Relaxed A Little And UCC beat Legon. We Won’t Relax Again – Prof. Gyampo Boldly Speaks

Professor Ransford Gyampo is a lecturer with the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana. The lecturer is noted for his bold comments which have often courted controversies around Ghana. Recently, he made comments about the response of Rev. Mante to critics of Agenda 111.

  1 month ago ago
University Ranking: We Relaxed A Little And UCC beat Legon. We Won’t Relax Again – Prof. Gyampo Boldly Speaks

EDUCATION

You Treat Us Like Rags, But You Want A Bigger Aircraft– UTAG Strikes At Gov't

A Professor at the University of Ghana and a member of the University Teachers association of Ghana (UTAG), Professor Ransford Gyampo has rained serious constructive criticisms on government over its indifferent attitude towards the demands for a better conditions of service for university lectures in the country.

  7 days ago ago
You Treat Us Like Rags, But You Want A Bigger Aircraft– UTAG Strikes At Gov't

POLITICS

Bogus Constitution Begets Bogus Development- Prof Gyampo Punches Holes Into Ghana’s Constitution

A senior political scientist with the University of Ghana, Legon, Prof Ransford Gyampo has opined that the flaws in Ghana’s constitution is the reason for the poor state of development of the country. He theorized that as much as the constitution serves as the bedrock for democracy and development, the failure of the state to effect constitutional changes that reflect modern day Ghana’s developmental concerns renders the constitution bogus.

  28 days ago ago
Bogus Constitution Begets Bogus Development- Prof Gyampo Punches Holes Into Ghana’s Constitution

POLITICS

Prof. Gyampo Stirs Controversy, Asked Why Ofori Atta Is A Minister And Oko Boye Is Not

A Political Science Lecturer at the University of Ghana Legon, Prof. Ransford Gyampo has stirred controversy as he asked questions on some appointments made by President Akufo-Addo in his second term. The renowned Political Scientist cannot fathom why former Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku, who was also a Deputy Health Minister did not get a Ministerial appointment.

  1 month ago ago
Prof. Gyampo Stirs Controversy, Asked Why Ofori Atta Is A Minister And Oko Boye Is Not

POLITICS

UTAG strike suspension: Another subtle campaign for Dr. Bawumia?

These days, it seems the vice President of Ghana, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia takes advantage of every opportunity to announce himself and project his leadership prowess to Ghanaians as part of his effort t9 lead the New Patriotic Party (NPP) into the battle of 2024. This is evident in how he pokes his nose in every social issues.

  1 month ago ago
UTAG strike suspension: Another subtle campaign for Dr. Bawumia?

POLITICS

Mahama's "Do or Die" Comment is Liable to Misinterpretation; He Could Have Said it better- Gyampo

Political Science lecturer, Professor Ransford Gyampo has waded into the ongoing debate concerning the "do or die" comment by Mr John Dramani Mahama, former President and 2020 Presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Speaking on Asempa FM today, Professor Gyampo observed that Mr Mahama's comment has invigorated the "die hard" support base of the NDC judging from social media reactions.

  1 month ago ago
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POLITICS

UTAG Slams The Door At Opposition Party; Describes NLC As 'Incompetent And Embarrassment' To Gov't

Any opposition political party, and more specifically the National Democratic Congress (NDC) should discard hopes of ever inflaming passion on the part of the leadership of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) given their unsettled labour related issues with the government. It is sounded crystal clear that the professional body abhors the infiltration or inducement of opposition parties in their demands for a better offer in terms of their conditions of service.

  1 month ago ago
UTAG Slams The Door At Opposition Party; Describes NLC As 'Incompetent And Embarrassment' To Gov't

POLITICS

You should not undermine the rule of law-Professor Gyampo said to political parties.

Professor Ransford Gyampo, a University of Ghana political science professor, has badgered for the firm punishment for citizens who use their political affiliations to engage in all sort of criminal activities. He stated his thinking with the daily graphic saying that too much partisanship particularly a display of party colours to cover people who commit crimes had been the major cause of lawlessness in Ghana today.

  23 days ago ago
You should not undermine the rule of law-Professor Gyampo said to political parties.

POLITICS

John Mahama's Do or Die comment is harmless - Prof. Ransford Gyampo

Political Science Lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo has claimed that Former President John Dramani Mahama's do or die comment is harmless. He made this claim on TV3's weekend political analysis talk show dubbed KEY POINTS today, Saturday, 11th September, 2021.

  1 month ago ago
John Mahama's Do or Die comment is harmless - Prof. Ransford Gyampo

EDUCATION

Why threaten to Withhold our Results? Are We Your Target? - Students to UTAG

Prof. Ransford Gyampo is Secretary to UTAG Universities in Ghana begun a sit down strike on the 2nd of August 2021, after the development, the National Labor Commission Directed UTAG through a court order to return to the classrooms, meanwhile, UTAG resisted the directive from National Labour Commission and threatened to lay down tools on Monday 16th of August 2021.

  2 months ago ago
Why threaten to Withhold our Results? Are We Your Target? - Students to UTAG

RELIGION

Religion cannot be used to silence voices of dissent in any democracy – Prof. Gyampo

Academic administrator of Political Science at the University of Ghana, Legon, Professor Ransford Gyampo has advised against the utilization of religion to quietness contradict in Ghana's popularity based regulation. As indicated by him, contradict is essential for the endurance of the country's multiparty majority rules system and advancement and in this way ought to be empowered.

  1 month ago ago
Religion cannot be used to silence voices of dissent in any democracy – Prof. Gyampo

EDUCATION

UTAG STRIKE: Lecturers To Embark On Another Strike As Government Fails To Address Their Issue

The general secretary of the University Teachers Association of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo has called on government to address their issue before their one month suspension elapse. Weeks ago the University Teachers Association of Ghana went on an indefinite strike over poor working conditions. Upon series of meetings with stakeholders, they decided to suspend their strike for a month where in that period negotiations will continue to settle all differences.

  28 days ago ago
UTAG STRIKE: Lecturers To Embark On Another Strike As Government Fails To Address Their Issue

POLITICS

Charlotte Osei’s Obsession With Logos Caused Her To Ignore Electoral Reforms – Prof Gyampo

A senior political analyst and a former member of the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Prof. Ransford Gyampo has scolded the former Chairperson for the Electoral Commission of Ghana, Charlotte Osei for having failed to implement recommendations for electoral reform whiles she was in office. According to Prof. Gyampo the current political and electoral crisis being debated by the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) could have been avoided if Mrs. Charlotte Osei had acted on the reform proposals.

  2 months ago ago
Charlotte Osei’s Obsession With Logos Caused Her To Ignore Electoral Reforms – Prof Gyampo

EDUCATION

UTAG strike continues, will students go home or stay on Campus?

The University Teachers of Ghana ( UTAG), embark on strike on 2nd August 2021. With the motive that government should come to their and increase their salary before academic work can continue. The University Teachers Association of Ghana ( UTAG) strikes continues this week.The General Secretary of the University Teachers Association of Ghana, (UTAG) Professor Ransford Gyampo has strongly to the public to disregard reports that UTAG has suspended its strike action over poor conditions of service.

  2 months ago ago
UTAG strike continues, will students go home or stay on Campus?