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WATCH: City of Tshwane workers block streets in protest over salary increases | Pretoria News – IOL

City of Tshwane workers block traffic on the corner Madiba and Lillian Ngoyi streets. Picture: Rapula Moatshe

Pretoria – Traffic came to a standstill on the corner Madiba and Lillian Ngoyi streets on Friday after some City of Tshwane workers embarked on a protest over salary increases.

Some motorists were forced to make U-turns in order to avoid protesters, who blocked traffic.

Workers claimed they have lost patience with their employer, accused of a delaying process to adjust their salaries.

This followed a 60-day benchmarking exercise undertaken to compare City salary scales with those of their counterparts.

The exercise was concluded two months back and its intention was to put Tshwane on a par with other Category 10 municipalities.

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