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When I first arrived in Ghana in 1960 there was a tribal conflict taking place in the North East of the country between two warring tribes who had been fighting on and off over land for many years. That particular clash was the most serious that had taken place for some time, with many round huts burnt, and five people killed. When I returned to Ghana twenty five years later, the same tribal conflict had flared up again, but this time thousands of huts were burnt and hundreds killed, and teachers and health workers were forced to flee the area.
Several countries are unable to pay their teachers regularly. In Sierra Leone, before the civil wars of the 1990’s, teachers were being paid around 18 months in arrears, in Chad seven EDUCATIONAL REFORM 45 months, and in Djibouti five months, which the Government later announced was lost forever. Even with these arrears teachers were still not being paid regularly. With irregular pay and an over centralised bureaucracy, it is not surprising that there is a lack of teacher motivation. In Chad we gave the primary school management committees funds to recruit and employ their own teachers according to agreed criteria.
I realised that I could neither leave the country nor sit quietly doing nothing whilst many of my friends languished in jail.