The Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) has issued a hundred day ultimatum to the president-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to restore teacher and nursing trainee allowances as promised.
They disclosed that the ultimatum begins on January 7, 2017 when he is sworn into office noting that the promise of the restoration of the allowances was a bases for which trainee nurses and teachers across the country voted for the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
According to President King Ali Awudu of the CCT, the incoming President must also as a matter of urgency abolish the 3-month salary system which begun in 2013 as well trace the source of tier 2 deductions and pay it to the appropriate custodians.
Speaking on Enne Ghana, News Analysis on Top FM, he said Vice Presidential Candidate Elect of the NPP during their campaign tour promised to restore their allowances after three months of being in power.
This promise, they are calling on the NPP to fulfill accordingly. He said, the decision to bring them to power based on their promised will be reconsidered should they (NPP) break their promise.
Meanwhile, the president of Teacher Trainee Association, Jonathan Apam said they are fully in support of the hundred day ultimatum to the president-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo from the Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) even though they did not give such directive.