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Northam NUM mem­bers to strike

MORE than 7 000 Na­tional Union of Minework­ers (NUM) mem­bers at Northam Plat­inum, Lim­popo, will em­bark on a strike tomorrow af­ter the em­ployer’s of­fer was re­jected, the union said yes­ter­day.

NUM was de­mand­ing a monthly in­crease of R2 100 for core work­ers and R2 000 for non-core work­ers, spokesman Le­siba Seshoka said.

The em­ployer was of­fer­ing 6.5 per­cent for non- core and 7 per­cent for core work­ers.

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