Eskom, unions reach agreement over salary increases

PUBLISHED: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 10:28:18 GMT

After over a month of disturbances on power supply caused by the Eskom wage negotiations deadlock, the two parties have finally signed a three-year wage agreement of of 7.5 per cent .The agreement follows Eskom’s decision to declare a dispute of mutual interest at the Commission for Conciliation‚ Mediation and Arbitration after the unions refused to sign the deal‚ demanding that the company drops its disciplinary charges against employees. Joining CNBC Africa is the Eskom Spokesperson, Khulu Phasiwe.

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