Porto Inglês, Feb 6 (Inforpress) – The National Union of Workers of Cabo Verde – Central Union (UNTC-CS) representative in the island of Maio, Agostinho Silva, was “outraged” because was not invited to participate in the general assembly held in Wednesday, in Mindelo.
Agostinho Silva told Inforpress that he is part of the National Secretariat of that union organization, and he is not aware on the reasons he was not summoned to the general assembly, which he considers “a pure demonstration of the arrogance” of union leader Joaquina Alves.
As said by that union representative on the island, his failure to convene is due to the fact that he is currently representing other organizations affiliated to UNTCCS, but in his opinion does not jeopardize his status as a member of the National Secretariat.
“We wanted to be present at that meeting, but as the secretary-general understands that she can do everything at her pleasure, she did not invite me,” he stressed, informing that he has currently his fee up to date. “It is unfortunate that she is inviting who she believes to be convenient, so it is regrettable what is registering at this moment”, reinforced the same source.
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