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2017-02-27

[N] Chiefs deny writing to presidency to select Tahidu as DCE
[N] KNUST student didn’t fail her exams – PRO
[N] PNC, PPP, CPP in merger talks - Bernard Mornah
[N] Ghana and Czech Republic strengthen ties
[N] Ghana@60: Truth has no partisan colour - Rawlings
[N] Brong Ahafo Region: Strong winds wreak havoc in Amangoase
[N] Ashaiman gas explosion: 8 dead, 4 vehicles burnt, dozens injured

2017-02-26

[N] Stop poisoning 'Koobi' - Prof Frimpong-Boateng
[N] Several persons dead in Tema gas explosion
[N] 18 Ghanaians rescued as SA Xenophobic attacks worsen
[N] ECG kick starts mass disconnection exercise in Ashanti Region
[N] SA Xenophobic attacks: Five Ghanaians rescued
[N] Woman, 34, appeals for support to fund 6 months dialysis bills
[N] Tanker yard at Ashaiman on fire
[N] Bawku hospital records 20 maternal deaths in two years
[N] Akufo-Addo urges Police to be neutral
[N] Man stabbed to death over ‘banku’ in Gushegu
[N] Man, 57, kills wife over sex

2017-02-25

[N] Don’t turn school worships into deliverance services - GES
[N] Fix dumsor - Kweku Baako to Akufo-Addo
[N] Paul Ansah is new GPHA boss
[N] KNUST police to question roommate of suicide student
[N] Eleven injured during rainstorm at Akyem Asene
[N] Information Minister visits Ghana Publishing
[N] 35-year-old man defiles girl, 5

2017-02-24

[N] MP’s daughter allegedly commits suicide on KNUST Campus
[N] Opuni will be vindicated – Sam George
[N] Too many people flooding Flagstaff House - K.B Asante
[N] 2 mobile money robbers nabbed
[N] Parliament bans placards on budget day
[N] We are not aware teachers are impregnating school girls - GES PRO
[N] Be serious about the president’s security – Analyst tells security operatives
[N] Police hunt for 16-year-old student for attempted murder
[N] John Mahama's keynote address at 2016 African Leadership Magazine Person of the
[N] 'Bad policies' cause of Ghana's dependency on donors - KB Asante
[N] Work on Pokuase interchange to begin in September
[N] 22 suspected assailants of Kumasi ‘naked woman’ bailed
[N] You're a homosexual & disgrace to your family - Foh-Amoaning fires Amnesty Board

2017-02-22

[N] ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ to begin with GHc 560m cost
[N] Parliament’s image dips due to bribery allegation - Report
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General News

[ 2017-02-16 ]

GIMPA staff on strike over election of Deputy Rector
Senior lecturers and staff at the Ghana Institute
of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA),
are on strike.

They have resolved to stay out of the lecture
halls and other offices until a substantive Deputy
Rector is elected. A convocation to elect a Deputy
Rector today [Thursday], was called off by the
acting Registrar, Julius Atikpui, who explained in
a letter that the decision was reached in
consultation with the Ministry of Education, and
the National Council for Tertiary Education.

However, the staff believe the decision to cancel
the convocation is a deliberate one to frustrate
the process, hence the notice of a strike.

According to a mail sent to all staff members and
seen by Citi News, “the decision to strike arose
from the failure by GIMPA Management to conform to
a key element of voting to elect a Deputy Rector
today as provided within the road map of 31st
January, 2017.”

It further added that,“the behaviour by Management
is contrary to the advice of the lawyers.”


The letter also asked staff members to be bold and
resilient in the decision taken. “Please be bold
and conform to this directive. This applies to
both administrative, teaching and supporting
staff.

The strike action will remain in force until we
have a satisfactory resolution; a Deputy Rector is
elected.” Meanwhile, some students of the
institution have expressed worry about the latest
development.

Source - citifmonline.com



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