Eskom says it will act against striking workers
Eskom employees who embarked on an unprotected strike will face disciplinary action. That's according to spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha.
Eskom, already struggling to get enough power to the grid, says the strike by Numsa members working for the utility has made matters worse. Eskom spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha discussed this with eNCA's Sally Burdett. Courtesy ofJOHANNESBURG - Eskom says it will act against employees who’ve embarked on an unprotected strike.
The power utility says this is what led to delays in planned maintenance and repairs.READ:It adds this will likely prolong rolling blackouts.Workers went on a strike following failed wage negotiations."Eskom is an essential service company and by law there is no industrial action that is permitted," spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha said,
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Industrial action is not permitted against Eskom? Yet it has been permitted, since last week - why only now does Eskom say it will act? Why did you not take action on Friday already? It's an unprotected strike! Fire them now! Strategic Management had to foresee this coming. Shouldn’t the wage negotiations have been addressed before the employees had to attempt to resolve this issue prior to an unprotected strike? Why wait to get to this point? Are this not strategically…🤔
And while the country is in darkness, the President is hob knobbing in Germany at G7 with the WEF clan! 😕 When? When the country is sitting at stage 8 loadshedding? When more businesses have gone under? Should have last week already. This is economic terrorism. Fire them all. Obvious, dictatorial state.
Decisively...Name and shame them. It is unacceptable conduct holding the country at ransom like that.. Impimpis Lol. And will i be refunded? Eskom is a joke! Just pull the plug or put your greedy little fingers in it yourselves. Why has it not b een done already we have been held ransom by these over stuffed staff workers.
Power supply on a knife edge, says EskomSouth Africans can brace for even greater load-shedding misery this week if Eskom suffers another major breakdown this weekend as a pay strike adds to the utility's woes. What is even disappointing is the guys can't even say how many are striking. You can't have 1% of your workforce cause havoc to the entire system. They are using the striking workers as scapegoats they are working this along crypo money landering at the same bitcoin time as eskom , almost same hours
Load of bullocks... Good,akere they said Zuma must fall😏 How? By agreeing to demands. Paying them for striking. Rewarding them basically for criminal actions. I hope by firing them. Tipical economic saboteurs!!😠
Eskom has missed its own deadlines | CitypressEskom has missed its own deadlines for putting unit 2 at Koeberg Nuclear Power Station back into operation, and this is contributing to the stage 4 load shedding MXM 🤮🤮🤮 Mxm
Eskom misses major deadline at Koeberg nuclear power stationEskom’s intensifying power cuts are not only caused by unlawfully striking workers, but also because it missed its own deadlines.
Eskom power cuts delay repairs of overloads and faults caused by load-sheddingFault repairs after scheduled power cuts are often interrupted by further load-shedding. Lol Time to privatize electricity, at this rate the whole country is going down the drain with Eskom… Eskom is selfish and greedy
Eskom extends stage 4 load shedding – here is the new scheduleUnlawful industrial action at various Eskom power stations has impacted planned maintenance and repairs, and at some stations, the full complement of workers has not reported for duty. As a result, stage 4 load shedding will continue to be implemented, says Eskom.
Eskom: Stage 4 blackouts to continue until WednesdayEskom says illegal strikes at various power stations has impacted planned maintenance and repairs. Eskom should just sign out of existence, it can't handle it's own operation anymore. Due to the unions? Economic terrorism... Mxm
Monday 27 June 2022 - 8:55pm Eskom, already struggling to get enough power to the grid, says the strike by Numsa members working for the utility has made matters worse..Eskom has missed its own deadlines for putting unit 2 at Koeberg Nuclear Power Station back into operation, and this is contributing to the stage 4 load shedding that is being implemented across the country.Subscribe reported .
Eskom spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha discussed this with eNCA's Sally Burdett. Courtesy of JOHANNESBURG - Eskom says it will act against employees who’ve embarked on an unprotected strike. This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers. The power utility says this is what led to delays in planned maintenance and repairs. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. READ: It adds this will likely prolong rolling blackouts. Already subscribed? Simply sign in below. Workers went on a strike following failed wage negotiations. However, when the contractors, Framatome, arrived on-site to do the replacement, they were horrified to find that Koeberg’s containment building had not yet been built .
"Eskom is an essential service company and by law there is no industrial action that is permitted," spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha said, WATCH | Eskom: Stage 4 blackouts to continue until Wednesday "Eskom has to make sure its workers are at work and those who are not were given leave.." "Eskom will have to check who was at work and those who were not, what are the reasons," he said. "There are disciplinary processes and Eskom will pursue those. We will employ those mechanisms.” Source . To make matters worse, a relatively large proportion of Eskom’s power station staff downed tools on 23 June to protest a deadlock in wage discussions between the labour unions and the utility.