Amani beach Tiwi employees up in arms over salary arrears


Employees at Amani beach Tiwi hotel in Matuga, Kwale County have been protesting over two years unpaid salaries.

Led by Musa Mwashigadi and Mwaaro Alawy, the employees claim the move has made life more difficult for them and their families

“The cost of living has gone up, yet for us we are still fighting to get our one year salary’, they claimed.

They have urged Cotu Secretary General Francis Atwoli to intervene and ensure they get justice.

Hotel workers’ union south coast region Secretary General Simon Kinyanjui said they would approach the court to defend the workers.

A manager at the hotel Arvin George, has acknowledged that the hotel is going through a financial crisis which contributed to staff complaints, but promised that their grievances will be sorted.