Northernghana.net
Uncategorized

Ghanaian workers demand better wages



Workers in the country on the celebration of May Day parade demanded better condition of service in order to meet the national minimum wage.

 Augustine Adongo Apambila
Augustine Adongo Apambila

Upper East Regional Secretary of Trade Union Congress (TUC), Augustine Adongo Apambila bemoaned that some Ghanaian workers both formal and informal sector are paid about GHc 270 per month. This he said infringes upon the fundamental human right of workers and thereby denies them a better living after retirement.

While calling on government to step in to provide a safe working condition for workers Mr. Apambila lamented that some female workers mostly in the public sector have been denied their reproductive rights due to the contract agreement that binds their work.

Upper East Regional Minister, Paulina Patience Abayage indicated that government is committed to synchronize pensions in the country geared towards making all workers happy and comfortable.

Reg. Minister, Paulina Abayage(middle) dancing with other workers
Reg. Minister, Paulina Abayage(middle) dancing with other workers

Some gallant workers in the region were given awards in recognition of their hard work with Alhaji Chief Mahamadu Azonko, Upper East Regional Coordinator Director receiving an overall best award. He took home a washing machine.

Source: A1radioonline.com | Joshua Asaah | Ghana

Comments

comments



Source link

See also  Bongo Rural Bank exceeds BoG capital requirement

Related posts

HP’s new ZBook claims the title of world’s most powerful 2-in-1

Techradar.com

More soldiers to be deployed to Chereponi after Anufuls, Konkombas clash

Delali Adogla-Bessa

Smuggled PFJ fertilizer: Gov’t abrogates contracts of 2 companies

A1 Radio News

BBM adds message retraction, timed messages to free version

Charles Wundengba

Fake MC by King Sleepy and Shine (Mp3)

Charles Wundengba

20 Amazing Health Benefits of Tomatoes

Charles Wundengba

Leave a Comment

14 + thirteen =

%d bloggers like this: