Court upholds sacking of airport workers in luggage theft case

Passengers arriving at JKIA, Nairobi.

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What you need to know:

  • The judge said the security agents are not entitled to reinstatement to employment or damages for unfair and wrongful termination.
  • This is because the cargo company had proved that its decision to dismiss them was valid and entire disciplinary process was followed.

The Labour Court in Nairobi has upheld the sacking of four security agents of a cargo handling company over allegations of stealing from British Airways passengers at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.


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