The plaintiff/respondent hereinafter referred to simply as the plaintiff issued this writ against the defendant/appellant (defendant’s) for the following claims:
a. An order that the severance pay be amended to include plaintiff’s salary at the current grade of SG2 Notch 14, utility allowance and car maintenance from July 2010 to May 2011.
b. Cash payment in lieu of 90 litres of petrol per month for the period October 2010 to May 2011.
c. Plaintiff’s outstanding provident fund entitlements from January, 1996 to May 2011.
d. Plaintiff’s 15 years long service award.
e. Interest on the total sum till date of final payment.
f. General damages.
h. Any other orders that the court may deem fit.
The plaintiff in his statement of claim averred he joined the defendant company as a Technician Trainee in January 1996 and rose through the ranks to the position of Senior Technician Engineer in September 2003. In 2008, the defendant embarked on a productivity screening exercise and he too…