All trainees of the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) have been directed to remain at post after a high-level consultation with implementation partners led by the vice-president, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, and the Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Opare.
Earlier, the national coordinator of NABCO, Dr Ibrahim Anyars, had announced that there would be no extension of the three-year contract of the trainees.
“Following a high-level stakeholder meeting with the lead NABCO Module Implementation Partners (MIPs) led by His Excellency, the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana and The Honourable Chief of Staff, all NABCO trainees are required to remain at post,” a statement from NABCO on Monday (15 November) said.
It added that a new cohort of NABCO trainees will be recruited in 2022.
Below is the full statement:
The Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) programme is a government initiative to address graduate unemployment to solve social problems. The focus of the initiative will be solving public service delivery in health, education, agriculture, technology, governance and drive revenue mobilization and collection.