AMCU members march in Durban against job cuts
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AMCU members march in Durban against job cuts

Workers have been making their way through the streets of Durban - calling for government to help put an end to mass job losses.

AMCU members march against massive job cuts
Nushera Soodyal

They also want workers to be treated better.

Speaking to Newswatch, one worker said he's getting paid R4500 a month - an income that includes funding transport costs, food and living expenses. 

Workers affiliated to the mining and construction union, AMCU have marched on the Department of Mineral Resources to hand over a memorandum of demands. 

The demonstration forms part of AMCU's nationwide campaign against job losses in the mining industry and other socio-economic issues.

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