Coca-Cola to sack workers due to ravages of Covid-19

Management of the Coca Cola Bottling Ghana Limited has served notice that it will be laying off workers following the ravages of the coronavirus pandemic on the operations of the company.

A statement signed by the Business Unit Managing Director of the company, Felix Gomis, announced this on Wednesday, September 2.

The statement said its challenges have been “exacerbated by the Covid-19 scourge and the numerous industrial actions experienced in the last few months”.

It added: “In accordance with the provisions of Section 65 of the Labour Act 2003 (ACT 651), management has notified the Chief Labour Officer of the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations of the company’s intention to declare a redundancy which will affect the employment of a number of employees”.


By Laud Nartey||Ghana

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