GHANA RAILWAY CORPORATION ACT - 1977 (SMCD 95)

    Section - 6 - Other Staff.

    (1) The Corporation may engage such officers and other employees as may appear expedient for the proper and efficient conduct of the business and functions of the Corporation on such terms and conditions as the Corporation may determine.

    (2) Public officers may be transferred or seconded to the Corporation or otherwise give assistance thereto.

    (3) Where the duties of any officer or other employee of the erstwhile Railway and Ports Authority (established under the Railway and Ports Act, 1971 (Act 358)) related solely and exclusively to the railway, such officer or other employee may, subject to subsection (4) be transferred to the Corporation.

    (4) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, the Commissioner may deploy, as he deems appropriate, any officer or employee, referred to in subsection (3) of this section or any other officer or employee of the erstwhile Railway and Ports Authority and that officer or employee shall comply with the directions of the Commissioner in this regard.

    (5) Where an officer is transferred or otherwise deployed by virtue of subsections (3) and (4) of this section his contract of employment with the erstwhile Railway and Ports Authority shall continue to subsist between him and the Ghana Railway Corporation or other body or organisation as the case may be, as if the Ghana Railway Corporation or the other body or organisation had entered into the contract with him.