Simnikiwe Hlatshaneni
Premium Journalist
3 minute read
23 Jun 2021
6:42 pm

Corruption-riddled JPC plagued by toxic work environment

Simnikiwe Hlatshaneni

According to Johannesburg Property Company acting CEO Ruby Mathang, the company suspended the workers pending a probe into allegations of misconduct.

Picture: iStock

The City of Johannesburg's property management company is yet again embroiled in internal squabbles between senior management and workers who are complaining of a toxic working environment at the organisation, which has ground productivity to a halt. The Citizen has seen a petition signed by nine employees, asking the Johannesburg Property Company's (JPC's) acting chief executive officer (CEO) Ruby Mathang to intervene in what appears to be a hostile working environment, ostensibly created by senior management and the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) at the company. ALSO READ: Joburg’s beleaguered JPC probed for alleged human rights violations "We have...