Articles by Barbara Maregele

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Pensions of more than 80,000 security guards at risk

More than 300 cases are currently being fought in court against employers

By Barbara Maregele - 18 October 2018
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President Cyril Ramaphosa ignores calls for moratorium on farm evictions

Activists say moratorium is necessary to secure the tenure rights of all farm dwellers

By Barbara Maregele - 16 October 2018
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Former employees to lay charges over provident fund deductions

“It’s a messy situation” wife of Proexec owner tells court

By Barbara Maregele - 11 October 2018
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SASSA workers strike over buggy biometric system

Susan Shabangu and NEHAWU reported to have agreed to suspend system, but union will only confirm on Thursday

By Ashraf Hendricks, Barbara Maregele, Nomfundo Xolo, Joseph Chirume and Nompendulo Ngubane - 10 October 2018
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Learners march in Worcester demanding scholar transport

Children in rural areas struggle to get to school

By Barbara Maregele - 5 October 2018
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Post Office delivers mixed bag for social grant recipients

“We will die standing in this queue” says pensioner

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik, Barbara Maregele, Nompendulo Ngubane and Chumani Mazwi - 4 October 2018

Outstanding provident fund contributions: workers will have to wait a bit longer

Judge postpones hearing in Proexec case

By Barbara Maregele - 2 October 2018
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Social grants: still glitches in payment system

People in rural areas have to travel far to draw cash

By Barbara Maregele - 2 October 2018
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Come and experience life here, Bonteheuwel leader tells Cele

“You’ll hear how the bullets are going”

By Barbara Maregele - 26 September 2018
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Cape Flats communities shut down in protest over lack of policing

“When we call the police, they don’t come, but now they are standing around here just watching us”

By Ashraf Hendricks and Barbara Maregele - 25 September 2018
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Sea Point security company in court over provident fund contributions

Proexec owners say they are cash-strapped and unable to pay

By Barbara Maregele - 20 September 2018
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“Mass shutdown” planned on the Cape Flats in October

Hundreds expected to march against crime and gang violence

By Barbara Maregele - 11 September 2018
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Sea Point company’s owners in legal trouble for failing to pay provident fund

Proexec’s former employees say company failed to pay their provident fund contributions into the fund

By Barbara Maregele - 4 September 2018
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CPS forecasts “disruptive and stressful experience” for social grant recipients in September

Social Development Minister to address claims by CPS on Friday

By Barbara Maregele - 30 August 2018
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Net1 accused of duping social grant beneficiaries

Pensioners told that the EasyPay card is the new SASSA card

By Barbara Maregele and Nompendulo Ngubane - 30 August 2018
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SASSA accused of shutting down cash points too soon

Some grant beneficiaries in rural areas battle to get their money

By Barbara Maregele and Nompendulo Ngubane - 28 August 2018