Africa operator under fire over late wages

October 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);10/2/2009, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the specialist operator African Safari Club's failure to pay staff at its Kenyan hotels on time. According to an anonymous agent, staff at the Vasco da Gama, Dolphin and Flamingo Beach hotels in Shanzu Beach had not been paid for up to nine months. The fact that staff had not always been paid on time was acknowledged by a spokeswoman for the operator. She says that during the last 18 months, African Safari Club negotiated reduced payment plans.


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