On Friday, the 27th September 2019, COSATU and one of its affiliated unions in the Banking and Financial Sector, SASBO will lead a Section 77 Strike.
The Strike is against retrenchments that are currently taking place in the Banking Sector due to digitization. COSATU and SASBO believe a number of measures must be explored to mitigate the situation, including re-skilling & up-skilling of workers, regulation of top officials salaries , who are currently paid millions in bonuses.
The federation will convene a media briefing to inform the public on the state of mobilization and readiness. The media briefing is arranged as follows:
Date: Wednesday, 25th September 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Venue: COSATU Offices, 320 Anton Lembede Street, Mercury House, 7th Floor
The Media will be addressed by both COSATU & SASBO Provincial Leadership.
All interested media is invited to attend the briefing.
For more details, please don’t hesitate to contact:
COSATU Provincial Secretary-Edwin Mkhize: 082 399 7756 or 076 522 8839