Following the government’s decision to give all public sector employees a 15 percent Cost of Living Allowance (COLA), organized labor has urged all striking teacher unions to end their industrial action, which has been ongoing for almost two weeks.
Thursday, July 14, was a good day for public sector employees, as the government finally agreed to the labor unions’ demand for a 20 percent COLA (cost of living adjustment).
The government and union leaders have agreed to retroactively implement a 15 percent Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) on July 1, 2022, in accordance with the agreement they struck between the two sides. this.
Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) will be paid at 15% of base wage. Employment and Labour Relations Minister, Ignatius Baffuor Awuah, said on Thursday that the payment of COLA would begin on July 1, 2022.
Albert Kan-Dapaah, Minister of National Security, Dr Yaw Adutwum, Minister of Education, Ignatius Baffler Ayuah, and Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah, were part of the government team that met and agreed on a 15% COLA…