Acting Municipal and District Directors of the National Disaster Management Organization(NADMO) in the Eastern Region have issued an ultimatum to government to pay their 18 months outstanding arrears.
The aggrieved Directors say if they are not paid by July 5,2019 they will picket at the National Headquarters of NADMO and subsequently embark on Nationwide demonstration and worst of all resign en bloc .
Speaking to the media in Koforidua, Mr. Appienti Emmanuel -Spokesperson for the aggrieved NADMO Directors explained that since assuming office on January 16,2018 after receiving their appointment letters on December 15, 2017 none of the Directors have been paid his/her salary and neither have they been provided with condition of service .
He said they are fed up with the countless promises from the Regional Directorate over payment of their 18 months accumulated salary arrears hence the decision to confront the matter head-on.
The Acting Directors ,chiefly Constituency executives of the ruling New patriotic Party say the delay in the payment of their arrears is ruining their families and affecting their political fortunes. – Kojo Ansah