The Gambia Vice President threatened job termination and replacement of teachers07 Dec 2018, by CS Database in
Incidents & Issues
The Vice President held a meeting with Teachers for Change and Network of Mission Teachers with the aim to ending their strike. He threatened job termination and replacement of teachers if they did not report to their schools on the 28th Sept.
Details of Occurrence
|Country of Occurrence||Gambia|
|Date of Occurrence||26 Sep 2018|
|Legal Foundations||Section 25, subsections (1d), (1e) and (1f) of the 1997 constitution.|
|Rights Implicated||The striking teachers' constitutional rights of the freedom to demonstrate, associate and form unions, and to petition the Executive of redress of grievance, was threatened and held to a deadline by the VP.|