Cosatu to meet with Vhembe Municipal workers

SAMWU provincial deputy secretary, Ronald Mani and acting national president, Timson Musetsho were killed following the 2 week strike.
Cosatu leadership will on Monday morning meet with municipal workers of the Vhembe District Municipality in Thohoyandou, Limpopo to decide the way forward, after a two-week strike.

The workers are demanding the arrest of people who killed two senior members of trade union Samwu, who were employed at the municipality.

Samwu Provincial Deputy Secretary, Ronald Mani and Acting National President, Timson Musetsho, were shot and killed in separate incidents two weeks ago.

Cosatu first Deputy president, Mike Shingange explains, “On Monday, we are assembling at the VDM with our members to chart the way forward. We are defending ourselves and we are avenging the life of our fallen heroes. We were on strike at the time of TT’s death and we are not going back to work these comrades died and left their work stations for demanding that the two councilors who are implicated in the VBS saga must be removed from the municipality… you know their names.”

Source: SABC News