Teachers in the country has thrown in messages via social media daring the government if he likes he should listen to Professor Emeritus of the Ashesi University, Stephen Adei who said teachers must be ready to forgo 50% of their salaries if they want to continue staying at home.
Teachers were quick to reply the man via social media daring the government Nana Addo if he likes he should listen to Professor Emeritus Stephen Adei and see what will happen to him. According to them, most government who comes into power posses no respect for them and sees them as the enemies of the country but meanwhile they are the educators of the country and needs to be respected. We cannot use the schools to spread the virus, the virus doesn’t move.
All teacher unions in one voice have presented their needs to the government through MoE should schools be reopened and among them are
1. Risk allowance same as doctors and nurses.
2. Weekly checking of their corona status.
3. Free Nose masks for all students and teachers
4. Veronica buckets and hand sanitizers everywhere
5. Death allowance and many more.
According to statistics, Teachers are the largest working group in the country.