Officials’ war bill costs taxpayers R3 million

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After their dismissal, the trio approached the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), which found, after three sittings on June 24, 25 and 26, that the dismissals were “procedurally and substantively unfair”, and ordered that the trio be reinstated and be paid about R2.4 million in compensation. The municipality was also ordered to pay the R640 000 legal bill. Picture: iStock/ Seb_ra
After their dismissal, the trio approached the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), which found, after three sittings on June 24, 25 and 26, that the dismissals were “procedurally and substantively unfair”, and ordered that the trio be reinstated and be paid about R2.4 million in compensation. The municipality was also ordered to pay the R640 000 legal bill. Picture: iStock/ Seb_ra

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