No pay hikes for public servants
While the government did offer a revised 4.4% pay increase for some levels of workers, unions say that reneged on a multi-term deal from 2018
The government has failed to honour a wage agreement to increase the salaries of public-sector workers, despite public service and administration minister Senzo Mchunu saying in March that it was committed to doing so.
While the government did put a revised offer of a 4.4% pay increase for some levels of workers, unions previously rejected this as it reneged on a multi-term agreement signed in 2018. ..