December 12th, 2019

Education Ministry commends NLC for halting teachers’ strike

The Ministry of Education (MoE) has commended the National Labour Commission (NLC) for going to court to secure an order to restrain the striking teachers […]
December 12th, 2019

Teachers legacy arrears to be cleared by December 19 – Controller

The Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) says the last batch of 1,200 staff of the Ghana Education Service (GES) who qualify for the legacy […]
December 12th, 2019

Striking teachers to return to class following court order

The three striking Teacher Unions who embarked on a strike have agreed to call of the action following a court injunction secured against their move. […]
December 12th, 2019

NLC now ‘impotent’ after court intervention – NAGRAT

President of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Angel Carbonu, says it will no longer engage with the National Labour Commission (NLC) because of […]
December 11th, 2019

High Court orders striking teachers back to class

An Accra High Court has ordered the striking teacher unions to discontinue their strike action. The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of […]
December 11th, 2019

Return to the classroom or lose your salaries – NLC orders Teachers

The National Labour Commission has declared the strike by the three Teacher Unions as illegal and has ordered them to return to the classroom. Several […]
December 11th, 2019

Ignore your leaders, go to work – GES board chair to teachers

The Board Chairman of the Ghana Education Service, Michael Nsowa, has described the striking teacher unions as ungrateful. Speaking to Empire FM Tuesday the GES […]
December 10th, 2019

GES threatens striking teachers

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has issued a subtle threat to teachers who are currently striking over government’s failure to pay salary arrears owed them. […]
December 10th, 2019

Teacher Unions sabotaging us with their strike – Govt

Government has described the ongoing strike by Teacher Unions as sabotage after their meeting with the unions ended inconclusively. Government’s meeting with the teacher unions […]
December 10th, 2019

We’ve saved GH¢11m from review of teachers’ data – Education Ministry

The Ministry of Education says the government has saved about GH¢11 million from reviewing the data of teachers expecting to be paid their salary arrears […]
December 9th, 2019

GES to publish legacy arrears beneficiaries in wake of teachers’ strike

The Ghana Education Service (GES) says it will not be stampeded into paying illegal money to teachers under the guise of legacy arrears. According to […]
December 9th, 2019

Public basic school teachers begin nationwide strike today over salary arrears

All public pre-tertiary teachers will from today, Monday abandon their classrooms across the country in protest of what they call legacy arrears. Three teacher unions- […]
December 6th, 2019

Strike by teacher unions shocking and illegal – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) is shocked at the decision by three teacher unions to embark on a strike on Monday over supposed delays in […]
December 6th, 2019

GES shocked by ‘illegitimate’ Teacher Unions strike

The Ghana Education Service is shocked by the decision of three Teacher Unions to embark on a strike over the non-payment of salary arrears. The […]
September 14th, 2019

NAGRAT calls off strike

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has called off its strike. “The leadership of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) will like to […]
September 13th, 2019

NAGRAT defies orders to call off strike

The Ashanti Region chapter of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has charged its members in the region not to return to the classrooms. […]
September 11th, 2019

Government releases over GHC49m to settle outstanding grant for teachers

The Finance Ministry has released over forty-nine million cedis to the Ghana Education Service for the payment of delayed transfer grant and other outstanding allowances […]
September 11th, 2019

We won’t call off strike now despite government’s payment – NAGRAT

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has refused to call off its strike despite government’s release of over forty-nine million cedis to the Ghana […]
September 11th, 2019

NAGRAT remains on strike despite release of GH¢49.9m for salary arrears

The Finance Ministry has authorised the Controller and Accountant General to release GH¢49,998,626.72 to the Ghana Education Service (GES) to enable it to pay the […]
September 10th, 2019

NAGRAT to meet National Labour Commission over strike

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) will, tomorrow, Wednesday, September 11, meet the National Labour Commission (NLC) over the four-day-old nationwide indefinite strike. The […]
September 9th, 2019

NAGRAT strikes: Same concerns since 2006

Teacher organizations over the years appear to be at one point or the other at the forefront in a battle, not only for the soul […]
September 9th, 2019

You can’t invite us for deliberations through radio – NAGRAT to NLC

The leadership of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) will not appear before the National Labour Commission (NLC) to discuss the ongoing strike declared […]
September 9th, 2019

We’ll chase out teachers who defy ongoing strike – U/E NAGRAT

The Upper East Regional branch of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) says it will chase out its members who defy its ongoing strike. […]
September 7th, 2019

Come for deliberations or face us in court – NLC orders NAGRAT over ‘illegal strike’

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has ordered the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), to appear before it on Wednesday, September 11, over its ongoing strike. […]
September 5th, 2019

NAGRAT declares strike over GES’ inability to facilitate promotions

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has declared a strike beginning today, Thursday over the inability of the Ghana Education Service (GES) and the […]
September 5th, 2019

NAGRAT declares indefinite strike

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has declared indefinite strike to push for the payment of the salary arrears of their members, which they […]