ZCTU backs empowerment drive
The labour body, which in the past has been a strong ally of the MDC-T, believes the empowerment policy has the capacity to positively impact on the lives of workers. In an interview on the sidelines of a workshop held here on Friday ZCTU president Mr George Nkiwane castigated the MDC-T’s Agenda for Real Transformation (Art) policy. He described the policy as flawed noting that it does not take into account the need to protect the workers.
The ZCTU leader noted that unlike the widely discredited Art the indigenisation and empowerment drive being pursued by Zanu-PF stands to benefit the workers.“We would want more workers to benefit from the indigenisation and economic empowerment programmes. We do not want the programme to benefit a few individuals.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Sunday Mail