Friendship Tannery Plc, a Chinese-owned company, suspended operation for the past two weeks after its employees strike to protest against an accident with an employee of the Company.
At least 1,720 workers at the Tannery went on strike on October 14, 2017. The protests surfaced just a day after Ermias Tadesse, 21, was injured. He works as an aesthetician who beautifies the hides using different machines.
He lost his left hand in the accident despite being taken to the hospital by fellow employees right after he was injured,... Read More