Treat workers better or lose in 2019, Nehawu warns ANC

2017-02-22 21:36

The ANC must stop taking workers for granted, otherwise it will lose the 2019 elections, trade union Nehawu has warned.

Labour Court fines KZN security company for underpaying employees

2017-02-20 14:14

The Durban Labour Court has ordered a KwaZulu-Natal security company to pay more than R100 000 for underpaying its employees, says the provincial department of labour.

Workers told to eat and change under a tree

2017-02-03 19:24

Workers at a Northern Cape company have been told to use a tree as a canteen and to change in the open. The Department of Labour has taken up the case.

Parliament slams officers' court action over new bouncers as 'greedy, opportunistic'

2017-01-11 16:22

Parliament has expressed shock and dismay at reports that its protection officers are taking the institution to court.

We won't leave Gauteng till we get paid - Northern Cape mineworkers

2016-09-12 19:13

A group of disgruntled mineworkers who travelled 530km from Kuruman to Centurion have vowed to stay at their employer's headquarters until their salaries have been paid.

Go George bus drivers embark on unprotected strike

2016-09-08 13:22

The Go George bus service has been "severely compromised" by an unprotected bus driver strike, the George municipality has confirmed.

Bushbuckridge municipal workers want CFO suspended

2016-08-02 11:54

Samwu wants the Bushbuckridge municipality’s chief financial officer suspended over alleged incompetence.

Workers at Eskom subsidiary down tools over bonuses

2016-07-13 18:20

About 3 000 workers at Eskom subsidiary Rotek in Germiston have downed tools over performance bonuses.

Icasa strike action stretches into third day

2016-07-06 12:55

Workers of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa continued their picketing action on Wednesday.

Wage strike hits Woolworths distribution centre

2015-10-19 19:30

Over 600 workers are continuing a week-long strike at Woolworths' distribution centre in Centurion for a "decent wage".


Nehawu plans Budget day marches

2017-02-20 17:22

Nehawu says it will march in five provinces on Budget day to say "no" to more austerity measures.

NUM supports Lily Mine workers protest to demand salaries

2017-02-04 20:00

The National Union of Mineworkers has announced its supports for workers and communities in the Lily mine in Barberton who are demanding salaries.

Former analyst adamant he deserved Parliament position

2017-01-19 14:34

A former parliamentary employee claims he was unfairly overlooked for a promotion and is adamant he was the highest-scoring internal candidate and should have been given the job.

CCMA offers assistance to Nehawu and Parliament

2016-09-12 21:31

The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration has announced that they had offered assistance to Nehawu and Parliament.

Western Cape SACP backs striking Parliament workers

2016-09-08 14:22

The Western Cape SACP has come out in support of Parliament's striking workers and has condemned the ongoing suspension of Nehawu branch chairperson Sthembiso Tembe.

Parliament workers down tools again

2016-09-08 11:38

Workers affiliated to National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union in Parliament have once again downed tools.

Strike continues at Eskom subsidiary

2016-07-14 14:50

Protesters at Eskom's Gauteng subsidiary, Rotek, are continuing their strike over performance bonuses.

Metrorail driver shot dead at Netreg Station

2016-07-11 19:10

Metrorail drivers have gone on strike after a colleague was shot dead at the Netreg station, the railway operator says.

SA's labour environment is volatile, says scholar

"We have a very volatile labour environment at the moment," says scholar Christiaan Meiring. He argues a national minimum wage would be a successful way to appease labour.

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Union plans to strike in gold sector

2015-10-12 06:48

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is ready to strike for higher wages in the gold sector, the group’s leader has said.

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