consecutive day as members of the South African Transport and Allied Workers’
Union (Satawu) continued a nationwide strike.
deciding to unilaterally implement a 10% salary increase.
Zenani said forensic investigations into the torching of four
Metrorail train coaches yesterday morning were continuing. No arrests had been
employer believed were responsible for the fire.
disturbed by the irresponsible and arrogant attitude that is displayed by Prasa
of vilifying the organisation and accusing it of everything that goes wrong in
their operations during the strike.”
Tumisang Kgaboesele. Kgaboesele blamed striking Satawu members for the R15
million in damages caused when a burning object was thrown into the train.
wage increase offer from Prasa. It is demanding 13%.