Students end strike

2016-01-28 14:16

The strike at the Umgungundlovu Technical and Vocational Education and Training College is over.

Hospital staff stage picket after notice to vacate on-site residence

2016-01-14 11:56

Medical staff at Northdale Hospital have threatened to bring the facility to a complete shut-down if their demands are not met.

PMB strike intensifies

2015-12-10 11:15

Striking municipal workers ­crippled the city yesterday as some ­essential services came to a halt.

Striking municipal workers block road demanding permanent jobs

2015-12-08 10:36

Temporary workers contracted to the Msunduzi Municipality electricity department burnt tyres and barricaded the Havelock Road offices on Monday, demanding to see the municipal manager.

Community services strikers ‘tired of being overlooked for promotions’

2015-11-17 11:43

More than 100 striking municipal workers danced around a cardboard coffin marked with the name of the manager of the community services department, Boniwe Zulu, on Monday, calling for her to step down.

No money for new bonuses - Parliament

2015-11-12 21:23

Parliament would need an extra R50m if it agreed to pay performance bonuses at the level that Nehawu members are demanding, secretary to Parliament Gengezi Mgidlana says.

Striking Parliament workers disrupt meetings

2015-11-11 12:21

Striking support staff members disrupted parliamentary portfolio committee meetings this morning.

Post Office appoints new acting CEO

2015-10-30 12:00

The South African Post Office has appointed a new acting group chief executive officer after Mlu Mathonsi stepped down for “personal reasons”.

Gautrain bus drivers embark on wildcat strike

2015-10-19 18:04

Gautrain bus commuters have been advised to make alternative arrangements as bus drivers embarked on a wildcat strike.

NUM signs 2-year wage deal as coal strike ends

2015-10-13 13:14

The National Union of Mineworkers and the Chamber of Mines have signed a two-year wage agreement in the coal sector.


ANC chaos in Kokstad

2016-01-26 11:32

Emergency services personnel were hastily dispatched to Horseshoe township in Kokstad to rescue ANC members who were injured when the party’s two factions waged war against each other on Sunday evening.

Strikers: Please be patient

2015-12-11 10:15

Striking Msunduzi temporary workers have appealed to Pietermaritzburg residents for their understanding, patience and support as streets are strewn with the rubbish they threw around and many essential services remain shut down.

‘Wild cat’ strike to hit waste collection

2015-12-09 10:32

A “wild cat” strike by municipal workers that started on Monday will affect refuse collection, the Msunduzi Municipality said.

Resort tries to stop strikers

2015-11-27 00:37

The Pietermaritzburg high court has confirmed an interdict to put a stop to violent illegal protests that erupted last month outside the Drakensberg Gardens Golf and Spa Resort.

Parliament on high alert amid claims of ‘criminality’

2015-11-13 12:12

Parliament expressed “serious concern” today about the “threats of force” which were made against its management by striking employees belonging to the National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union.

Striking workers at Parliament have been met with riot police, who have fired stun grenades on the crowd.

Striking workers at Parliament have been met with riot police, who have fired stun grenades on the crowd.

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Over 500 flights Lufthansa grounded as strike bites

2015-11-08 16:00

Lufthansa has cancelled 520 flights, leaving 58 000 passengers grounded as cabin staff kept up a strike in a long-running battle over cost cuts.

Post Office seeks to prevent strike in Jhb

2015-10-26 13:18

The South African Post Office says it’s hoping to prevent a 'planned strike' by workers in Johannesburg.

JHB 'total blackout' strike won’t be legally protected

2015-10-15 08:12

But Samwu's dispute with City Power could be the least of its worries after the Hawks reportedly stormed its central executive meeting and arrested three members.

Glencore holding coal wage talks to ransom - NUM

2015-10-09 17:11

The National Union of Mineworkers says its five-day strike in the coal sector would continue, dashing hopes that it was on the verge of ending.

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