Employer has right to lock out employees � Judge

BURS at Industrial Court.PIC.KENNEDY RAMOKONE
BURS at Industrial Court.PIC.KENNEDY RAMOKONE

Botswana Public Service Employees Union (BOPEU) has lost its case against Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS).

The union was representing some of the BURS workers who were involved in the strike that commenced in July this year.

The industrial court yesterday dismissed BOPEU’s application challenging the legality of the BURS lock out notice on workers who were taking part in the strike.

Editor's Comment
Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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