we’ll bear in mind growing trainer trainee allowance to ghc500 – gov’t
authorities says it will be considering an upward evaluation of the newly restored teacher trainee allowance b the modern four hundred cedis to about 500 cedis.
government within the 2013/2014 academic 12 months scrapped the fee of monthly allowance of gh¢452 to the trainees; something that generated hue and cry among trainees and a few parents, and criticized by the then akufo-addo-led new patriotic partly
nana akufo-addo, the then presidential candidate of the npp promised to repair the allowance collectively with that of trainee nurses, if voted into office.
in achievement of the promise, the government introduced in august 2017 that it will from october that 12 months start giving every trainee gh¢four hundred, from which gh¢196 will used to pay for trainees’ utilities.
the amount is, but, gh¢248 much less than the gh¢452 the trainees had been receiving after deductions earlier than the allowance was scrapped
on the a ceremony to formally released the reintroduced trainee allowance, executives of the trainer training association of ghana appealed to the authorities to increase the amount.
dr. bawumia in response said authorities would give the request consideration and make sure it’s far both multiplied to ghc450 or ghc500.
A few trainee instructors on the occasion
he assured that the trainee allowance has come to live, indicating that authorities will introduce incentives to make the teaching profession greater appealing.
“the recovery of the instructor trainee allowance is the first step on the street to making sure that the teacher enjoys the exulted popularity it loved in instances beyond.
the instructor trainees association of ghana (ttuag) has expressed appreciation to president nana addo dankwa akufo-addo for restoring allowances for instructor tlrainees throughout the u . s . a ., a promise made in the run as much as the 2016 standard election
“the trainer trainees affiliation of ghana (ttag) expresses its profound appreciation towards your titanic contributions for the betterment of trainer training in colleges of schooling across the united states, in particular the recuperation of the trainer trainees’ allowance,” a quotation for the president examine.
some trainee instructors at the event
the citation commended the president for prioritizing education as a prime tool with a view to enhance nice education in fashionable.
the brand new patriotic birthday party led by way of nana akufo-addo promised, amongst different matters, to repair instructor and nursing trainee allowances if given the possibility to lead the nation in the december 2016 elections.
consequent to his election, nana akufo-addo in his first budget, introduced the recuperation of the allowances for you to see trainees obtain 400 in step with month while in college.
vice chairman dr. mahamudu bawumia, who received the award on behalf of the president, confident the students and tutors of the authorities’s commitment to providing excellent schooling for each ghanaian, including“that is every other promise fulfilled. we’ve got additionally restored nursing trainee allowances, as promised. we promised to reduce power tarrifs, and we’ve got completed it. inside the face of all of the economic challenges, we still went beforehand and delivered loose senior high faculty training. we’ve got had 365 days and three months of fulfilled guarantees.
“this is viable because we’ve got prioritised schooling. we need a professional body of workers to convert this nation, and it can handiest be finished with nice, stronger education.
“we will retain to invest a substantial bite of the state’s assets to ensure we obtain the transformation of ghana, in all spheres”.