The outgoing executives of the Senior Staff Association, Universities of Ghana (SSA-UoG), UCC Branch, has introduced newly elected executives to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Johnson Nyarko Boampong.
The Vice-Chancellor thanked the outgoing Chairman, Mr. Charles Amos Odoom, and his team of executives for contributing to the peaceful co-existence on campus during their tenure of office. He explained that the Senior Staff Association was one of the most progressive union on campus. He welcomed the new executives and promised to have a good working relationship with them to help develop and contribute to the progress of both the union and the university.
Prof. Boampong assured the new executives of Management’s support to enable them to do their work. He urged them to contribute their quota to help build the University to make it better.
On his part, Mr. Charles Amos Odoom expressed his gratitude to Management of the University for the support provided the association over the years.
Collective Interest of Staff
The newly elected Chairman, Mr. Sandy Kumi Sinatra, said that the Senior Staff Association was a major manpower in the University. “We are the conduit between management and the junior staff and we know there is a lot that Management expects from us”, he noted.
Mr. Sinatra called on Management to grant them audience in the future whenever there were issues concerning staff of the University. “The collective interest of the people should prevail over our individual interest, so that going forward, when there are issues, we can solve them amicably”, he appealed.
Present at the meeting were the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dora Edu-Buandoh and Registrar, Mr. Jeff Teye Onyame.