General News of Friday, 21 February 2020Source: primenewsghana.comUTAG describes Gyampo, Butakor suspension as ‘relatively harsh’Prof. Ransford Gyampoh and Dr. Paul Kwame ButakorThe University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has described the suspension of Professor Ransford Gyampo and Dr. Paul Butakor by the University of Ghana as “relatively harsh”Both lecturers have been hit with a six and four months suspension respectively without pay after being implicated in the BBC's Sex For Grade's documentary. The two suspended lecturers will also undergo appropriate training on the University's sexual harassment and misconduct policy. BBC journalists posed as prospective students to expose sexual harassment and misconduct at both the University of Ghana and the University of Lagos. Prof Gyampo and Dr Butakor were said to have breached the university’s code of conduct rules. The lecturers are to undergo training on the university’s sexual harassment and misconduct policy.
Source: GhanaWeb February 21, 2020 17:26 UTC