"Yes we have, but we will not belittle our congress by reacting to issues raised by a glorified messenger. We can only join issues with five persons/offices: Mr governor, deputy governor head of service, S.A. labour and commissioners.
"Allen is too fragile for the labour movement. He is just overexcited by his position."
The TUC had in a statement it released on Wednesday accused the state government of "its "unfair labour practice and anti-workers' policies", giving it seven days to meet their demands or they will withdraw their services across the state.
The workers' union also accused the government of a deliberate attempt to short charge workers in the state by not being willing to meet labour leaders on issues that concern workers in the state.