Security company fails to pay workers

…Guards go two months without wages

By Marx Itamalo

DISGRUNTLED security guards working for Jupiter Security Services, an Ondangwa-based security company said that they have not been paid their wages for February and March.

According to the guards, who spoke to Confidente, they last received their salaries in mid-January and were never paid ever since. The guards normally get their wages on the 15th of every month.

“We are not paid our salaries for February and March. Whenever we ask for our salaries, the supervisor gets angry,” one guard told Confidente on Wednesday. The guards complain that at times, they are paid half of their salaries with excuses that the company’s clients have not met their monthly obligations. However, the security guards feel if clients did not pay, it is none of their business.

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