Old Mutual heading to court after barring Moyo from returning to work busrep
The 174-year-old insurer prevented Moyo from going to work, despite Friday’s order that rejected its efforts to keep him out of his job.
Moyo’s triumphant return to the company's Sandton office yesterday was short-lived after Old Mutual’s legal team informed him that the further notice of termination it gave to him last month stood and Old Mutual’s contractual rights remained intact.
On Friday, Judge Brian Mashile dismissed Old Mutual’s application for a declaratory order seeking to prevent Moyo from returning to work.
Eric Mabuza, lawyer for Moyo, 56, said it was disappointing that the insurer had failed to abide by the rule of law.
“Moyo came to work, because we would not allow Old Mutual to break the law. Their lawyers told us we are not allowed, and we asked them for legal resolution, and they failed to produce legal resolution,” said Moyo.Read more: IOL News
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