Correctional Services said that “matters are under control” at Johannesburg’s Sun City Prison on Wed.
The end of the public service strike will translate into an 8,5percent increase for those on a higher scale and 21,1percent for workers on lower salary grades.
The agreement takes effect in July.
For Cecilia Letsoalo, 50, a professional nursing sister with 25 years' experience, her salary will go up by R767 a month or R9213 a year. With increased medical aid and housing benefits, she will earn R14997 more a year.