Sadtu ‘declares war on’ wage offer

2010-10-09 15:35

The SA Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) confirmed that it has rejected the government’s wage offer of a 7.5% salary increase and an R800 housing allowance.

Sadtu president Thobile Ntola told delegates at the conclusion of the union’s seventh congress today the union has declared war on government and the offer.

The union will, however, have to wait to find out what the other public service unions decide by the end of the 21-day strike suspension period on Tuesday.

If the other unions accept the offer, Sadtu will have to accept it as well.

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