Volta Regional GNAT announces its membership; Ho District tops all

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The Volta Regional Branch of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) under the leadership of Mr. David Kattah – Regional Chairman has announced its membership in the region.

According to the Volta Regional GNAT Secretariat, the available records in their archives from the Headquarters Souvenir Distribution POP figure 2020 report suggest that, the total membership/teachers of the Association in the Volta Region stands at Twenty-Four Thousand, One Hundred and Twelve (24,112).

This report was presented to Delegates at the 6th Quadrennial (53rd) Volta Regional Delegates’ Conference held in Ho, the Association’s Regional GNAT Hall from Monday, 9th August to Wednesday, 11th August, 2021.

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ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF VOLTA GNAT

Politically, Volta Regional GNAT comprises of two (2) of the sixteen (16) Administrative Regions, Volta and Oti Regions with the GNAT Regional office located at Ho. Both regions have twenty-five (25) administrative Districts, but GNAT has full time operative in fourteen (14) Districts with nine (9) in the Volta Region an the other five (5) located in the Oti Region.

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The complexities of travelling the Districts invariably put a lot of stress on the human resource base of the staff thus making organizational work challenging.

As a result of efforts to create new Districts to make administrative work easier, National Council in 2019 created two new Districts, Kumasi Metro “B” in the Ashanti Region and South Dayi in the Volta Region.

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In view of this, the Volta Regional Council takes this opportunity to call on the just ended Regional Delegates’ Conference to support appeals for Oti Regional GNAT to be created per Article 16. (1) of the GNAT Constitution (2018).

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SEE BELOW, THE BREAKDOWN OF VOLTA REGIONAL GNAT MEMBERSHIP. 

S/N NAME OF DISTRICTS POPULATION NO OF LOCALS
1 HO 4,490 16
2 HOHOE 2,681 12
3 KETU 2,131 10
4 KETA 1,944 8
5 NKWANTA 1,805 7
6 JASIKAN 1,525 6
7 NORTH TONGU 1,659 6
8 KPANDO 1,546 8
9 SOUTH TONGU 1,417 5
10 AKATSI 1,324 6
11 KRACHI WEST 1,063 5
12 KADJEBI 1,000 4
13 KRACHI EAST 846 3
14 SOUTH DAYI 681 3
TOTAL 24,112 99

 

SOURCE: Coverghana.com.gh

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