Pikitup is faced with having to manager yet another illegal workers' strike which has left Johannesburg resident with overflowing refuse.
702's Xolani Gwala spoke to Pikitup general manager of communication and stakeholder management, Jackie Mashapu, regarding the issue.
Listen to the interview below:
Our customers have got a right to be angry because the bins are not being collected. We want to apologise profusely to them.— Jackie Mashapu, Pikitup General Manager
We have activated a recovery plan to make sure that we provide a service as expected of us.— Jackie Mashapu, Pikitup General Manager
We are faced with challenges on the ground, particularly with issues of intimidation. What I can tell you is that we are working through the night to ensure that we render a service to our residence.— Jackie Mashapu, Pikitup General Manager