Industrial Action at Antigua State College
Tuesday 19th March, 2019-Employees of Antigua State College this morning staged a sit-in protesting unsuitable working conditions at the school’s campus located in Golden Grove.
Workers there say they are working in moldy buildings, with termites and rodent infestation among other issues.
The employees’ union AT&LU has met with the principal of ASC, Hyram Forde and he claims he has been trying unsuccessfully through the public works department to bring relieve to the staff.
Workers have pledged to continue with industrial action until the problems are rectified.
It was unclear if the sit-in by employees affected classes today.