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Labour rejects proposals by hotels to owe workers’ salaries

Labour rejects proposals by hotels to owe workers’ salaries

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The Trade Union Congress (TUC) and other unions in the tourism and hotel industry have rejected the plan by some notable hotels in the country to owe workers’ salaries under the pretext of COVID-19 pandemic. The unions said they are already engaging the managements of the hotels from their deliberate attempt to owe workers, March and April salaries. President of the Hotel and Personal Service Senior Staff Association (HAPSSSA), Adegbe Iyeh, said some employers in the industry are taking some actions contrary to industrial relations rules, which may jeopardize industrial peace in the sector. He maintained that one of the hotels failed to pay the March salary for its workers, while it also directed them to go on forced three months leave without pay. He disclosed that a...