Backing for Sadtu's suspended chief

EASTERN Cape SA Democratic Teachers' Union (Sadtu) members are in a scramble to find money to help axed president Thobile Ntola fight his expulsion through the courts.

At a provincial executive meeting yesterday, Ntola's backers vowed to come up with money to take the union to court over what they say is their president's unfair and baseless dismissal.

Eastern Cape members are also gearing up to join thousands of Sadtu members in Bloemfontein tomorrow, where talks on getting Ntola reinstated will continue. - Zandile Mbabel

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