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Telecel Zimbabwe workers go on strike over poor network efficiency

Wednesday 5 February 2020 | 09:57 CET | News
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Telecel Zimbabwe workers have downed tools in protest over poor network efficiency coupled with poor resourcing, New Zimbabwe reported. The industrial action is the first incident of such magnitude in the communications sector in recent times, it said. Communications and Allied Workers Union of Zimbabwe secretary general David Mhambare said employees have reached a point where their work has been hampered by critical shortages of raw material. 

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Companies: Telecel
Countries: Zimbabwe
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