Trade unions to respond to Eskom’s 4.7% wage offer increase

Trade unions involved in wage negotiations with Eskom will give a joint response to the power utility’s revised 4.7 percent wage offer when the talks resume for the second day on Wednesday morning. In a joint statement, the National Union of Mineworkers, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa, and Solidarity said they met with Eskom management through the Central Bargaining Forum on Tuesday where the revised offer was tabled.