AN Indefinite Strike Has Been Declared
The Colleges of Education Teachers' Association of Ghana (CETAG) held an emergency National Council meeting on Tuesday, January 4,2022, at which the National Council unanimously agreed to go on an indefinite strike across all 46 Ghanaian public colleges of education starting on Thursday, January 6,2022.
The indefinite industrial action is based on the following, according to a press statement signed by the National Secretary, Mf. Ohene Gyang:
- The government's failure to carry out the 2017-2020 Conditions of Service as agreed.
- 2. On September 24, 2021, CETAG and the Government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) after agreeing on 2017-2020 Conditions of Service (CoS) for Association members.
- According to the (MoU), implementation will begin on January 1, 2021, with payment of associated arrears of nine (9) months due in October, November, and December 2021.
"The National Council would like to take this occasion to urge all CETAG members to abide by this direction until further notice," it continued.
Ahenkorah Odura Mary