The Labour Court has ordered Prasa to reinstate executives who were fired.
JOHANNESBURG - The Johannesburg Labour Court has ordered Prasa to reinstate, with immediate effect, executives who were fired.
The court found that the termination of their contracts was unlawful.
Prasa has also been ordered to pay the costs of the application and salaries and benefits due to applicants from the day employment contracts were terminated.
BREAKING: Labour court orders #Prasa to reinstate 3 executives with immediate effect. Court finds the termination of their contracts was unlawful. Martha Ngoye,Nathi Khena, Tiro Holele were fired in January after Prasa said their contracts expired. Court finds firing unlawful.— Heidi Giokos (@HeidiGiokos) March 2, 2021
Last week #Prasa was also ordered to reinstate head of the Prasa Development Foundation, Nqobile Pearl Munthali.— Heidi Giokos (@HeidiGiokos) March 2, 2021
Munthali was one of six executives axed by Prasa after they claimed that the executives had overstayed the five-year terms of their contracts with the rail agency.