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Numsa to embark on Gautrain strike over wages

Workers on the Gautrain, affiliated with the National Union of Metalworkers’ (Numsa) will almost definitely be going on strike on Monday, 5 October 2020, after each parties did not attain an agreement over wages. The union is demanding an 8% wage hike nonetheless Bombela Running Company (BOC), which runs Gautrain has save finest half of of that on the table and is refusing to hasten on the offer. “The BOC refuses to barter wages with us, they are simply imposing a 4% expand on our individuals, with out participating or negotiating with them. We are demanding 8 per cent expand in yelp to cushion the lowest paid worker who earns roughly R8500 per 30 days,” stated Numsa spokesperson Phakamile H...