Youth in Afforestation: We’ve not been paid since January 2022

Beneficiaries of the Youth in Afforestation programme have urged the government to pay them their eight-month-old allowances. On August 1, members of the group went on an indefinite strike to demand the release of their frozen funds. They claim that, despite holding several meetings with stakeholders to demand their arrears, their issues have yet to be addressed. Ernestina Nyarko, the group’s National Secretary, has been telling Citi News about the severe hardships that some of the benefic...[Read More]