The Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) has elected Dr. Anthony Yaw Baah as the new secretary general of the congress.
The vote which was by popular acclamation took place during the 10th quadrennial delegates congress of the labour organization held at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi.
READ ALSO: Top 5 reasons why Mahama will win 2016 elections – Deputy chief of staff predictsHe replaces Mr. Kofi Asamoah, who having served out his two four-year term of office became ineligible for re-election. Dr. Baah pledged not to disappoint, saying, they were going to work with much energy and passion to help improve the working conditions of Ghanaian workers.
Dr. Anthony Baah until his elevation was the deputy secretary general and had also previously served as head of the policy and research department of the congress.