Eskom’s management and trade unions are expected to meet at the bargaining forum next week to try to hammer out a new wage deal for the state-owned power utility’s employees.

Leaders of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), which represents the majority of Eskom’s 46,000-strong workforce, and the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) said the unions will demand a one-year, 15% wage increase during talks on Tuesday...

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