Eskom Promises to Keep South Africa's Power On Despite Strike
Eskom officials have said the pickets and protests against the lack of a pay increase will affect the power supply in South Africa. There have also been reports of intimidation and threats against those not joining the action. The company and workers are at an impasse, the SABC reports, after being unable to agree on a 10% increase. Eskom has offered 0%.
Eskom, 14 June 2018
The generation and distribution of electricity across Eskom’s network is constrained today due to the acts of sabotage and intimidation that characterise the current… Read more »
South Africa: Unions Reject Eskom's Offer of 0%
COSATU, 12 June 2018
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) reject Eskom’s wage offer of zero percent. Eskom management and the Eskom… Read more »
Eskom workers are protesting against the parastatal's failure to grant a pay increase this year.