Sata hosts speeches at labour day

This year’s theme is Zambia at 50: creating decent work and promoting socio-economic justice for national development

And President Sata has observed that workers do not need to go on strike to ask for an increment of their salaries.

He has particularly instructed Labor Minister Fackson Shamenda to ensure that workers to do not go on strike to demand for an increment of their salaries.

The Head of State also notes that the fact that government has imposed a wage freeze in the civil service it does not mean that other employers should not increase their employees%u2019 salaries.

And first republic President Kenneth Kaunda who attended the Labour day celebration at the freedom Statute has thanked President Sata for gracing the event.

The Labour Day celebrations however continued for prize giving after President Sata left the Freedom Statue where the celebrations are being held.