Carnival Furnishers Zambia Regional Manager, Josh Kabir is reported to be on the run after auctioning part of the company properties leaving over 200 workers stranded with four of the company outlets closed down.
Carnival Furnishers Chingola Branch Manager, Francis Mubanga has since asked government to intervene in the alleged disappearance of Mr. Kabir and other managers.
Mr. Mubanga was speaking when Lusaka Province Minister, Bowman Lusambo paid the workers a visit at the Manda Hill Branch in Lusaka.
Mr. Lusambo says government will intensify security at all airports to ensure that Mr. Kabir and other Carnival Furnishers Managers do not leave the country.
He adds that government will not allow workers be subjected to none payment of redundancy packages should the company completely collapse.
Meanwhile, the National Union of Commercial and Industrial Workers General Secretary, George Kanyanta says the Union has written to the company requesting for the workers’ status.
On Tuesday the company auctioned some of its trucks.