Refugees have a right to jobs in SA: Nxesi

Urgent efforts are underway to try to resolve a nationwide truck drivers' strike. #eNCA spoke to Labour and Employment Minister, Thulas Nxesi. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi says refugees have a right to employment in South Africa.

Nxesi says there must be a balance that includes international convention when it comes to job creation in South Africa.

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This after truck drivers took to the streets to protest against the hiring of foreign nationals.

Meanwhile, urgent efforts are underway to try and resolve the nationwide truck drivers' strike.