WATCH: Stun grenades fired, rocks thrown as Cape Town police and MyCiti protesters clash

2018-12-13 11:33

Police have fired stun grenades at MyCiti bus drivers on strike in the Cape Town CBD. Watch.

Dis-Chem plans for festive season amid warning of 'intensifying' strike

2018-11-19 20:45

Dis-Chem has made provisions to ensure stores and its distribution centres continue to operate ahead of the busy festive season amid warnings of intensifying strike action.

Dis-Chem briefly shuts Mall of Africa branch, operates on skeleton staff amid strike

2018-11-16 19:05

Dis-Chem downplayed the Nupsaw wage strike on Friday, saying a small percentage of employees were participating from the company’s distribution centres as an “opportunistic membership drive” ahead of the festive season.

MyCiti bus strike enters third day

2018-10-17 09:27

A "wildcat" strike by MyCiti bus drivers entered its third day with some routes disrupted in Cape Town.

MyCiti bus drivers on 'illegal strike' in Cape Town

2018-10-15 07:52

MyCiti bus drivers in Cape Town have embarked on an "illegal or wildcat strike", but it is not yet clear what their demands are.

INSIDE LABOUR: Fake news, myths and Marikana

2018-08-24 06:15

Nothing can change if it the truth is not faced, says Terry Bell.

Fort Hare exams suspended as Nehawu strike over wages continues

2018-07-18 15:19

Students at the University of Fort Hare have been unable to write their exams due to a strike by members of the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union.

‘Take your baby home, she’s dead’ – the words haunting a young mother

2018-07-02 14:30

In an emotional interview, Tshireletso Mothibedi tells DRUM of her desperate race against time to get someone – anyone – to help her precious baby girl before she died waiting for medical attention at a clinic.

Eskom union pickets to continue as negotiations reopen

2018-06-14 15:52

Trade unions at Eskom vowed to continue with lunchtime pickets as the parties head back to the negotiating table.

Eskom 'tense but stable' ahead of planned strike

2018-06-13 11:44

Eskom’s power stations and other critical facilities continue to operate optimally in line with the contingency measures that the company has put in place.


WATCH: Employees' cars set alight at Germiston plastics factory as violent protests continue

2018-12-11 08:15

Several employees of plastics bottle manufacturer Mpact had their cars set alight by unknown people at its plant in Wadeville.

Looming strike adds to Sibanye-Stillwater’s woes

2018-11-19 15:19

Sibanye-Stillwater is bracing for a strike in its gold operations that will affect 43% of the workforce in its bargaining unit.

Gold Fields smuggles in workers by night to bypass strikers

2018-11-16 14:36

Gold Fields is having to sneak maintenance teams into its South Deep mine in South Africa after protesters shot at vehicles trying to enter the site, where workers have been on strike.

MyCiti bus 'wildcat' strike continues to disrupt routes

2018-10-16 08:54

A 'wildcat' strike by MyCiti bus drivers appears to be entering its second day as the bus service announced disruptions to several routes around Cape Town.

Sassa biometric system suspended as talks start to end strike

2018-10-10 19:51

The social development department has agreed to suspend the biometric enrolment of South African Social Security Agency beneficiaries, following a meeting with the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union.

'High risk' of load shedding for next 30 days - Eskom

2018-08-03 16:45

There will be a high risk of load shedding until September, Eskom has said, as recovery teams start to get to work fixing damage the power utility says was caused by strikes.

Striking PSA workers taken to Labour Court

2018-07-02 21:55

The government is taking the Public Servants Association to the Labour Court over a strike at SA Social Security Agency offices.

Load shedding exposes cracks at Eskom, analyst warns

2018-06-15 15:00

To institute load shedding as a way of softening the blow of labour unrest shows that Eskom is not operating properly, says energy expert Chris Yelland.

Eskom vows to keep lights on during wage protest

2018-06-13 16:35

Eskom has given an update on the planned strike action and wage negotiations.

PSA cancels 'day of rage' but vows to continue fight for 'financial emancipation'

2018-06-08 18:09

The Public Servants Association says it has cancelled its ‘day of rage’ in support of salary demands, after the majority of unions signed a wage agreement for public servants it is not party to.

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