The University of Ghana, Legon (UG) part of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has taken a one-sided choice to leave on “an endless modern activity” from Monday, January 3, 2022.
The choice was taken on Friday, December 17 at its gathering to solidify a previous choice to dismiss the reminder of understanding (MoA) endorsed among government and the public administration, National Executive Committee(NEC).
Per that MoA, all University instructors will get an exploration recompense of $1,600 payable in 2024 and a Between time Market Premium will be carried out in 2022 later survey by December, 2021.
“This choice, in any case, was dependent upon endorsement and sanction by all branch individuals from UTAG as given under article XI sec 3 of the UTAG Constitution,” UG-UTAG clarified in its goal later Friday’s gathering.
It noticed that its October goal to remain at fluctuation with the NEC choice had the implicit help of six different branches including Kwame Nkrumah College of Science and Innovation (KNUST), University of Development Studies (UDS), University of Education, Winneba (UEW) and University of Energy and Normal Resources(UENR).
“UG-UTAG and the six other grounds that officially submitted composed goals to dismiss the MoA, comprise in excess of 60% of the whole neighborhood enrollment of UTAG the nation over,” UG-UTAG’s goal mutually endorsed by President Dr Samuel Nkumbaan and Secretary Educator Ransford Gyampo said.
Subsequently, the choice to dismiss the MoA ought not really set in stone by the quantity of individual individuals as characterized by the UTAG Constitution, yet not by the quantity of branch
Subsequently, NEC’s choice to upset the choice of the over-simplification of individuals was illegal and subverts the idea of portrayal.”
“Considering the abovementioned, UG, by this letter, wishes to encourage NEC to regard the UTAG Constitution and the voice of its individuals, continue to pull out its dispatch of eleventh November 2021, and appropriately illuminate Government regarding UTAG’s dismissal of the MoA.
“UG-UTAG is made plans to take a one-sided choice to remain on its goal of dismissal of the MoA, and leave on an endless modern activity powerful January 3, 2022. We approach any remaining branch individuals to help our choice to separate ourselves from the UTAG Public initiative for going into an arrangement that doesn’t totally address the interest of its enrollment, with the exception of maybe for themselves as it were.”