Nehawu in march for better salaries


 Nehawu  Matthew Goniwe union members and social development employees from Komani, Cacadu, Cofimvaba, Sterkstroom and Ngcobo represented the Chris Hani district in a  march  to the social development office in King William’s Town.

NATIONAL MARCH:Nehawu Matthew Goniwe union members marched to King William’s Town as part of a national march memorandum handover, demanding better working conditions from Department of Social Development Picture: SUPPLIED

 Nehawu  Matthew Goniwe acting regional secretary Mvuyisi Siko said about 85 people participated in the  march , which aimed to deliver a memorandum, detailing demands including concern over salaries of workers in the departments of social development and public service and administration.

Concern over poor working conditions was also raised in the memorandum.

He said the memorandum was received by social development head of department Stanley Khanyile.

“He said they will get back to us by today,” Siko said.

The  march  formed part of a national movement headed by the union.

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