COSATU Mpumalanga to protest in solidarity with unfairly dismissed workers at Impact Forestry And Plantation (Formely Mondi)

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga will embark on a protest action to defend the 5 unfairly dismissed and 12 charged with misconduct workers at Impact plantation.

The federation will be fighting to defend the following violations:-

  • That the workers were unfairly dismissed for exercising their right to strike.
  • That the workers were victimised for expressing their displeasure by singing and chanting revolutionary songs.

The demonstration is scheduled to take place as follows:-

Date : 14 November 2018
Time : 09h00
Venue: Assembly point Kemp garage in Piet Retief and proceed with a march to Impact plantation.

Media is invited

Issued by

COSATU Mpumalanga
Provincial Secretary
Thabo Mokoena