Tanzanian Teachers Challenge Court Rulling

The teachers union has asked the Court of Appeal to disregard a previous decision by the High Court which declared the strike staged last year as illegal.

  • Tanzania:   Union Challenges Ruling On Teachers

    Daily News, 9 January 2013

    THE Tanzania Teachers' Union (TTU) has asked the Court of Appeal to quash and set aside the decision of the High Court, Labour Division, which declared unlawful its members' strike… Read more »

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Teachers union challenges high court decision over strike.

  • Tanzania:   Teachers Challenge Ruling On Strike

    Daily News, 26 October 2012

    THE Tanzania Teachers Union (TTU) has lodged an appeal before the Court of Appeal challenging the decision by the High Court's Labour Division which declared that the teachers'… Read more »

  • Tanzania:   Teachers Ask for Talks With State

    Daily News, 5 October 2012

    TANZANIA Teachers' Union (TTU) has expressed concern over government failure to respect orders by the High Court to return to the negotiation table and resolve outstanding issues. Read more »

  • Tanzania:   Govt Launches Teachers' Joint Staff Council

    Daily News, 13 September 2012

    THE Ministry of Education and Vocational Training (MoEVT) is upbeat that the newly formed Teachers Service Joint Staff Council will help address long standing strikes and go slows. Read more »

  • Tanzania:   Unions Strike While Iron's Hot

    ThinkAfricaPress, 4 September 2012

    This July, Tanzania's teachers conducted strikes demanding pay increases of more than 100%. The strike - supported by around 200,000 teachers, representing 95.7% of the Tanzania… Read more »

  • Tanzania:   Teachers Appeal Judgment Against Strike

    Daily News, 20 August 2012

    THE Tanzania Teachers Union (TTU) has decided to take the "teachers" strike dispute to the Court of Appeal for further adjudication, following a decision by the High Court two… Read more »

  • Tanzania:   Teacher Pay Debate Dominates Parliament

    Daily News, 13 August 2012

    A HEATED debate over the remuneration of teachers and unpaid arrears will most likely dominate parliamentary proceedings as Education and Vocational Training Minister Shukuru… Read more »


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