Wednesday 20th September 2017

Times Employees 6 Months Without Pay

Times of Zambia employees continue to struggle with non-payment of their salaries hitting the six months mark. The state owned broadsheet has been battling with heavy debts to creditors but has put employees as the number one scapegoats.

Offloading the salary arrears has been going on at a snail’s pace with employees living off the mercies of politicians. The better positioned are cushioning their misery through international trips that draws some measly allowances.

The Zambia Union of Journalists is due for a meeting with management this week with a view to find a solution that has been elusive thus far.

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