The University of Ghana chapter of the University Teachers Association of Ghana(UTAG) have unanimously decided not to call off their ongoing strike despite the directive from the National Labour Commission(NLC) to call it off.
On Monday, January 10, UTAG declared that it has laid down its tools due to government’s failure to address the worrying conditions of service of lecturers.
According to the Association, government has breached the timelines agreed for resolution.
According to a statement from NLC issued last Friday, the Commission explained that UTAG’s industrial action is illegal and does not conform to the laid down procedures.
However, UTAG-UG, at an Emergency Meeting held on Monday, January 17, 2022 have unanimously agreed not to call off the strike as directed by the NLC until their demands have been met.
Below is their full resolution;