Nana Ekow Arhin II , Chief of Kokoado Division at Saltpond in the Central Region has commended the Government for rectifying the anomalies in the salaries of teachers under the Single Spine Salary Structure ( SSSS ).
He said “The speed with which the issue was handled by the Government contributed immensely to the fulfillment of its promise to rectify the anomalies , an end to the series of demonstrations nation-wide, smooth completion of the BECE and congenial atmosphere for teaching and learning in schools ”.
Nana Arhin made the commendation in an interview with the Ghana News Agency at Winneba -Junction at the week -end.
He noted that teachers played an important role in the up- bringing of future leaders of the country and the return of the teachers after President Evans Atta Mills’ intervention clearly showed “his love for the noble teaching profession . ”
Nana Arhin , Former Chairman of Agona Swedru All Blacks Footbal Club , appealed to the leadership of the various associations in the teaching profession to solve any differences existing between them and the Government in the interest of the youth , the profession as well as the society.