Why did ANCYL's Collen Maine visit Oakbay employees?

ANC Youth League (ANCYL) President Collen Maine says that he went to meet Oakbay employees because the ANCYL was invited by them.

The invitation came from a letter allegedly written by disgruntled Oakbay employees, who asked the recipients of the letter to save their jobs.

Maine was chased away from the meeting by Oakbay employees who chanted "Maine Must Fall".

Speaking to #NightTalk's Gugs Mhlungu and Sizwe Dhlomo, Maine says that when he arrived for the meeting, he found out that not all Oakbay employees had agreed to the letter.

Listen to the full conversation below...

We received a letter from employees of those two companies (Oakbay and ANN7), saying they are uncertain of their future

Collen Maine, ANC Youth League President

We went there on the basis of being invited. But then we found out other employees had not agreed to the letter

Collen Maine, ANC Youth League President

The letter said come and listen to our grievances. So we went to listen to their grievances

Collen Maine, ANC Youth League President

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