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You Won’t Die Because Of Strike, We Can Reschedule The Academic Calendar For You – Prof Gyampo To Students (Video)

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The newly elected General Secretary of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), Professor Ransford Gyampo has assured university students that the union cares about them.

Asked about how students will be able to write their examinations when he appeared on Good Evening Ghana, Prof Gyampo said lecturers are not pleased with truncating the academic calendar but they have no choice.

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He pleaded with students that in as much as UTAG understands their challenges, they should also channel some of these grievances to government.

Prof. Gyampo lamented that government has treated lecturers badly for far too long – from 2012 till now.

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He added that negotiations about condition of service have lasted for close to ten years but have not yielded any results.

The renowned professor told Paul Adom-Otchere that this is the only time they have, to sacrifice so that students who wants to become lecturers will enjoy the work.

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He humorously added that unlike lives being lost when doctors go on strike, teachers laying down their tools won’t kill anybody.

Watch his interview below:

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