Student Loan Trust Fund Sends A Quick Notice To Teacher Trainees In Colleges Of Education
The Management of Student Loan Trust Fund (SLTF) has issued a press release to clarify a circulating message that concerns their office.
In the media release dated August 10, 2022, SLTF described a circulating message as “a fake message making the rounds on social media, claiming that teacher trainee allowance has been canceled.”
Further, the Management through the release has informed all Stakeholders, particularly teacher trainees, that the information is a fabrication.
“The SLTF continues to disburse the allowance on behalf of the Ministry of Education,” they assured.
In addition, they urge Stakeholders to verify the authenticity of information purported to come from the Student Loan Trust Fund (SLTF) on their website or their call center which iswww.sltf.org.gh and 0302751020 respectively.
History Of Teacher Trainees Allowance
Teacher trainee allowance which is paid to trainees in Colleges of Education was a system established by the First Prime Minister of Ghana, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah in the 1960s with the vision of attracting more people to join hands in making the teaching profession a welcoming and vital profession that has the potential to write much about both the learners, teachers, achievements, culture and accepting what belongs to the nation.
Education becomes a vital tool hence, with a little given to teachers then will attract more hands for materializing his aim for the Education Ministry and the natives at large.