Metrobus strike: Demawusa returns to work, for now

2019-09-25 09:43

The Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers' Union has called off its weeklong strike and its members are expected to return to work next week.

Metrobus strike: Demawusa vows to continue, despite 'minority union' status

2019-09-16 14:29

Metrobus has warned workers affiliated to Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union that they are part of a minority union which has limited rights to make demands.

Metrobus workers plan to strike on Monday

2019-09-14 12:01

About 300 workers at Johannesburg-based Metrobus will be striking on Monday, and it can last indefinitely, says a union official.

Metrobus drivers save abandoned baby boy

2018-06-26 20:45

Two Metrobus drivers have rescued an abandoned baby boy after his mother left him on the streets of the Johannesburg CBD.

No Metrobus services after company says drivers are being intimidated

2018-06-07 10:43

The company says drivers reporting for work are being intimidated and buses have been damaged.

No one injured in Auckland Park bus explosion

2017-10-31 20:18

Authorities have confirmed that no one was injured when a Metrobus caught fire and exploded on Kingsway Avenue in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.

Shot bus driver undergoing surgery

2015-04-01 10:35

The Johannesburg bus driver who was shot and wounded when he tried to protect his passengers during an armed robbery is in a serious condition and undergoing surgery, paramedics say.

Armed robbers open fire on Joburg bus

2015-04-01 08:25

A bus driver has been shot and wounded as he tried to protect his passengers during an armed robbery on the bus in Roodepoort.


Metrobus says buses operating in Joburg, but union vows to continue strike

2019-09-23 07:40

Metrobus says its services were up and running in Johannesburg by the early hours of Monday morning, although not at 100% as trade union Demawusa vowed to continued striking.

Metrobus workers plan to strike over pay

2019-09-16 08:26

A planned strike over pay may bring Johannesburg's Metrobus service to a halt, according to the Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union of South Africa.

Metrobus in Johannesburg served with strike notice

2019-01-24 11:08

Metrobus in Johannesburg says it has been served with a notice to strike by one of its unions.

Metrobus, Demawusa head to CCMA to try end bus strike

2018-06-12 15:09

The Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union and Metrobus are expected to meet with the CCMA, as the bus strike in Johannesburg enters its ninth day, the union’s Dion Makhura says.

Metrobus operations affected in Johannesburg after stalemate in negotiations with Demawusa

2018-06-06 16:24

Metrobus says Demawusa is "not a recognised union" and therefore some of its demands cannot be met.

Petrol Strike: JHB Metrobus may cut trips as petrol runs dry

2016-08-02 09:05

Johannesburg’s Metrobus may have to reduce its service due to the petrol strike, it has warned.

Attempted murder case opened for Joburg bus shooting

Gauteng police have confirmed cases of attempted murder and armed robbery have been opened for the Johannesburg bus shooting. Watch.

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Metrobus appeals strike ruling

2011-02-22 16:44

Metrobus has appealed against a Labour Court ruling that a strike by Samwu bus operators is legal.

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