Luanshya municipal council workers have demanded that government should pay them education allowances or else they will down tools.
The workers made the resolution during a meeting held at Mikomfwa hall today. (Friday)
Zambia United Local Authority Workers Union(Zulawu) Luanshya branch chairman Felix Lukama said the workers want the council and government to pay them education allowances back dated to first January this year, 2013.
He said the workers also want government to be releasing grants on time.
And some workers talked to, said that they were were not happy that government has made a directive that no worker should be working over time because government has no more money to pay them over time.
Most of the workers complained of victimisation from government officials.