Zimbabwe’s public sector baulks on strike, teachers to stop work

FILE PHOTO: A soldier walks past a burning barricade in Harare, Zimbabwe, January 15, 2019. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo/File Photo

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s main public sector union has backed down from plans for a national strike, citing the volatile situation after security forces cracked down on protesters this month, but teachers will go ahead with a work stoppage. The Zimbabwe Teachers Union (ZIMTA) and Progressive Teachers Union of Zimbabwe said in a joint statement […]

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