their salaries had forced them to break their ongoing Ramadan fast with
called on the government to pay them their three-months outstanding
salaries and other entitlements to save their families from hardship.
to press home their demand for payment of salary arrears, and regular
promotion of workers, among others things.
Ministry of Education. For more than three months, we have not been paid
our salaries, and this has caused untold hardship for us and our family
problem. Most of us break our fast with water due to the non-payment of
“To meet my basic needs and those of my family members is a challenge.
For over three months now, we have not been paid. This is not fair.’’
chairman of the workers’ union, announced the suspension of the strike
on May 26, saying that the government had begun meeting the workers’
workers not to resume work, saying that the government had yet to meet
workers were not on strike as far as he was concerned; warning that any
worker who would not resume work, would be taking a risk.