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No, Julius, you’re not the labour police

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No, Julius, you’re not the labour police

Labour department draws line in the sand as EFF visits restaurants to check if they employ foreign nationals

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It’s not OK for political parties to perform inspections on restaurants.

This was the line drawn by the department of employment and labour on Wednesday after EFF leader Julius Malema visited restaurants in Mall of Africa in Midrand, Gauteng, to check if the ratio between South Africans and foreign nationals was balanced.

According to the party, the visits were meant to check “labour policies, staff complement and ensure that our fellow Africans are not exploited and locals are employed at a satisfactory level”...

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