abusesaffiliationarrow-downarrow-leftarrow-rightarrow-upattack-typeburgerchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-upClock iconclosedeletedevelopment-povertydiscriminationdollardownloademailenvironmentexternal-linkfacebookfiltergenderglobegroupshealthinformation-outlineinformationinstagraminvestment-trade-globalisationissueslabourlanguagesShapeCombined Shapelocationmap-pinminusnewsorganisationotheroverviewpluspreviewprofilerefreshnewssearchsecurityPathtagticktooltiptwitteruniversalityweb
Article

Namibia: Unionist Blasts Pupkewitz Group

President Hifikepunye Pohamba has called on all employers to comply with the country's labour legislation governing the well-being of Namibian workers...several companies have failed to register their employees with the Social Security Commission (SSC)...[and have] not submitted their Affirmative Action Reports to the Employment Equity Commission...[Pohamba said:] "We are doing this...to comply with international labour standards"...The president of the NUNW...[took] a swipe at the Pupkewitz Group of Companies and said the company does not believe that blacks can be as competent as anyone else and as such are not worthy of being employed in any positions of authority...