Industrial Relations and Employment Creation

Cheetah barred from night operations

Cheetah barred from night operations

Tujoromajo Kasuto The Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Creation has ordered Whale Rock Cement (Cheetah Cement) to stop carrying out operational activities at the Mining Area at night, between 18h00-06h00 as well as to stop operating a certain forklift. This order came into effect as from 19 August 2022 until such a time that sufficient light is installed and the forklift serviced to the satisfaction of a designated Labour Inspector. Meanwhile, Cheetah Cement’s Public Relations Officer, Tabby Moyo, said that the suspension for overnight mining would not affect the company, as mining during daylight hours provides sufficient raw…
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Utoni lashes out at NEFF antics

Utoni lashes out at NEFF antics

Tujoromajo Kasuto The Minister of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Creation has condemned the Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters masquerading as trade unions and as modern-day saviours of Namibian workers engaging in ‘’guerrilla theatre’’ tactics disrupting business operations. This comes after Nujoma prematurely ended a meeting where he and his senior staff had with NEFF leaders Epaphras Mukwiilongo, Longinus Iipumbu, and Michael Amushelelo on Wednesday. The meeting was held at the Labour Ministry offices in Windhoek but came to an abrupt halt after an altercation between Amushelelo and another ministry official when Amushelelo referred to Nujoma as ‘’useless’’. During the altercation…
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