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.

Labour federation Fedusa backs PSA's 'day of rage'

2018-06-08 13:56

Fedusa, the federation to which the Public Servants Association is an affiliate, has backed the union's nationwide strike Monday.

Trade union PSA plans for 'Day of Rage' and indefinite strike

2018-06-06 12:09

Trade union the Public Servants Association, which has 238 000 members, has promised renewed public protest and indefinite strikes from Monday, following long-standing tensions over wage negotiations.

Bus strike takes hefty chunk from economy

2018-05-13 06:00

More than three weeks after thousands of bus drivers downed tools, the economy continues to bleed millions of rands as a result.


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.

PSA vows to take on Cosatu's 'toxic majority' in the public sector

2018-06-06 15:40

The trade union says its fresh round of public protest and strike action is partly aimed at taking on what it calls Cosatu's 'toxic majority' among public servants.

Bus drivers waste no time in resuming services as strike ends

2018-05-14 19:12

Bus companies have announced that services will resume immediately after drivers ended a three-week strike, with MyCiTi and Rea Vaya buses running as from Tuesday morning.

Tourist bus stoned in Cape Town as bus strike continues

2018-04-30 17:25

The bus company whose vehicle was targeted says its drivers have been wary of entering certain "hotspots" since the start of a nationwide strike.

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