Namibia: Construction Workers Demand Medical Aid

[Namibia Economist]Members of the Metal and Allied Namibian Worker's Union (MANWU) took part in a march that disrupted the capital on Wednesday, calling for employers to raise the stakes by offering workers medical aid cover, pension funds, adequate compassionate leave and paid maternity leave, amongst others. Justina Jonas, Secretary General of MANWU said, "Our demands are realistic, employers must be realistic, we have other small, medium and bigger companies paying their employees well with all the benefits, there must a