Numsa jobs summit in Joburg

2011-10-26 08:57

Delegates at the National Union of Metalworkers of SA’s (Numsa’s) job summit sang and danced ahead of the start of the union’s summit in Joburg today.

“Kudala sisebenza [we’ve been working for a long time],” they sang while wearing black shirts and red hats.

Numsa secretary general Irvin Jim said the summit would look at what could be done to improve South Africa’s economy following the economic recession and decisive measure government could take to improve the manufacturing sector.

Numsa president Cedric Gina, labour federation Cosatu secretary general Zwelinzima Vavi and Transnet chief executive Brian Molefe were expected to speak at the summit.

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