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PE nurses strike escalates

Health workers are worried about their safety after a spate of assaults

By Joseph Chirume - 8 October 2019
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Security guard wage negotiations deadlocked

Unions reject offer of 5% increase

By Gaby Ndongo - 4 October 2019
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Medical staff demand better security at Motherwell clinic

Strike enters second day

By Joseph Chirume - 3 October 2019
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Family losing hope of finding body of informal gold miner

Witness Manono died in April in Mpumalanga

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 23 September 2019
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Oak Valley: employers and employees argue over court jurisdiction

Workers want their plea for better housing heard in the Equality Court

By Tariro Washinyira - 17 September 2019
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Call for forensic investigation into farm worker equity schemes

Mcebisi Skwatsha promises to set up a task team

By Barbara Maregele - 16 September 2019
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Ekhurhuleni municipal workers demand R810 million in back pay

March in Benoni in support of 4,500 workers

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 4 September 2019
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Worker advice office a casualty of Joburg looting

Casual Workers Advice Office vows to continue its work

By Zoë Postman - 4 September 2019
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Former mine workers march to Parliament on Marikana day

Unpaid Benefits Campaign say it can prove workers are owed money

By Tariro Washinyira - 16 August 2019
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Traffic information employees unpaid for eight months

Department of Transport’s Road Traffic Management Corporation in legal wrangle with private company Tasima over insourcing employees

By Zoë Postman - 16 August 2019
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Drought and strike leave taps dry in Butterworth

Protesting residents block N2 demanding water tankers

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 12 August 2019
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Spar workers on strike

Louis Trichardt employees are calling for a 10% salary increase

By Bernard Chiguvare - 2 August 2019
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NEHAWU demands dismissal of Limpopo MEC for Health

The union also calls for Director General to be given the boot following Auditor-General finding

By Bernard Chiguvare - 1 August 2019
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A strike turned violent. The company fired the workers. Here’s what the Concourt ruled

Ruling has implications for the legal concept of derivative misconduct

By Wilmien Wicomb - 24 July 2019
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This is why Metrorail employees will strike on Friday

But two unions, SATAWU and NTM, will not be joining

By Tariro Washinyira and GroundUp Staff - 22 July 2019
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Zwelihle Renewal demands lists of names of immigrants employed in Hermanus

“Gangster type approach” says human rights activist

By Tariro Washinyira - 18 July 2019