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The Food and Allied Workers Union and other civil organisations will invade the streets of Pretoria on Tuesday to march against the illicit trading of tobacco products. Participants are expected to convene at the Tshwane Events Centre on WF Nkomo Streets early in the morning and start marching to National Treasury on Church Square from 11am. The union, civil organisations and legal tobacco manufacturers will use the mass action to convince Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene...
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