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Nurses To Sign Agreement Today, Tuesday 03: No Strike For 2yrs

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Nurses To Sign Agreement Today, Tuesday 03: No Strike For 2yrs
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GRNMA and it’s allied bodies have resolved not to go on strike for the next two years.

The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) are expected to sign the collective bargaining agreement today,  Tuesday, November 3 after reaching a consensus with government and the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission.

This agreement will be duly submitted to the NLC on Wednesday.

The nurses embarked on a strike in September dmanding better conditions of service including rent allowance.

They were, however, persuaded to return to the negotiation table.

Ms Ofori-Ampofo claims  that not all their demands have been met but they will hold on and sign the agreement.

Nurses To Sign Agreement Today, Tuesday 03: No Strike For 2yrs

A Picture of a group of nurses

She claimed 9 issues were tabled before National Labour Commission. However they have been able to attain some. And will wait to fight another day.

She said none of her members will go on strike for the next two years.

“At this moment, no, we don’t intend to withdraw our services. Like I said by next week the agreement will be signed. We will find a way of sharing it with our members and then we will continue with our service to the nation and we have the opportunity to negotiate in two years’ time and take advantage of that and make proposals that we hope the employer will look at and cons

Paulina Atenei Anaba is a Ghanaian freelance journalist and blogger, an entrepreneur, and a french tutor at Gbewaa College of Education. She is currently writing for Ghana's vibrant entertainment blog, Zackgh.com and her personal blog, paulinaanaba.com. She holds a degree in English and French from U.C.C. A Masters degree in French (Linguistics) from the University of Ouagadougou. she is a team player and can work under any circumstance.Contact her on 0549614358 @zackgh.com and Paulinaanaba.com to publish articles in your community and also to help promote and upload songs as well on our page. For your translations from French to English and vice versa, contact her.

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