GNAT protests against sacking of pupil teachers

The Ahafo Ano North Chapter of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has condemned the termination of the appointments of over 250 pupil teachers in the district.

The District GNAT Secretary, Mr. Ishaq Saani, explained at a press briefing that most of these affected pupil teachers are already pursuing various programmes at the universities at various levels to upgrade themselves, and see the treatment being meted out to them as unfair, especially, when some are about to retire.

The GNAT scribe said for people who sacrificed to serve the nation, at a time when trained teachers were reluctant to serve in the deprived areas, to be rewarded this way is unfortunate.

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