Nehawu gears up for national march ahead of Budget Speech
The union will be joined by members from the Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa.
CAPE TOWN – The National Health, Education and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu) is planning several marches across the country on Wednesday in protest against the Treasury.
The union will be joined by members from the Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa at its main march to Parliament ahead of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech.
A memorandum of grievances will be handed over. Among their demands is a higher national minimum wage, the banning of labour broking and the total scrapping of e-tolls.
Other marches will take place in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, the Northern Cape and the Eastern Cape.
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)