Sassa workers strike in Durban
Jeff Wicks | 2017-03-16 12:16:48.0
Sassa employees protested in an apparent dispute over pay. File photo.
Image by: Facebook/Alpha Alarms
Police are monitoring a protest by social workers based at the offices of the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) in Umlazi‚ Durban‚ on Thursday.
According to a police source with knowledge of the incident‚ Sassa employees blocked the road adjacent to Umlazi District Office in W Section‚ in an apparent dispute over pay.
Police officers were deployed to the scene as the group burnt refuse in the roadway.