UNIONS

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Mortuary workers return to work after arrests

“We are declaring a big war with the Department of Health,” says union

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 12 December 2018
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Strikers barricade mortuary

Workers’ issues remain unresolved at Fort Napier Medico Legal Mortuary in Pietermaritzburg

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 7 December 2018
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Firefighters protest in Cape Town

“We seek nothing other than getting paid for the hours we work,” says union leader

By Vincent Lali - 26 October 2018
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NEHAWU threatens to “close” Eastern Cape

Union says provincial health department is dysfunctional

By Chris Gilili - 25 October 2018
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MyCiTi bus drivers released on bail

The strikers were arrested on Tuesday for defying a court order

By Tariro Washinyira - 24 October 2018
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Workers stand in solidarity with MyCiTi bus strikers

Brett Herron criticises unprotected strike

By Tariro Washinyira - 18 October 2018
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Workers vow to continue with MyCiTi bus strike

NUMSA says strike “hijacked” by EFF

By Tariro Washinyira - 17 October 2018
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Striking drivers disrupt MyCiTi bus routes

Employees, who are unhappy with pay differences and dissatisfied with their union, have started an unprotected strike

By Tariro Washinyira - 15 October 2018
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FEDUSA will go to court to get Gautrain financials

Two-week strike at Gautrain ends

By Zoë Postman - 13 August 2018
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Bus strike over: Employers and unions agree on 9%

Agreement on backdated pay reached

By Aidan Jones - 14 May 2018
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Bus driver explains why he’s on strike

Unpaid work time, long hours, no time with his family

By Tariro Washinyira - 4 May 2018
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Hundreds of teachers protest as KZN MEC tables budget

“The money doesn’t reach the schools. We are tired of the department’s corruption”

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 4 May 2018
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Unions divided on Workers’ Day

Rival events held on 1 May show unequal support for Saftu and Cosatu

By Nosipiwo Manona, Nation Nyoka and Magnificent Mndebele - 2 May 2018
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COSATU pickets Parliament over “deepening crisis in Cape Town”

Union raises similar issues to those raised by Saftu earlier in the day

By Annie Cebulski - 12 April 2018
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Unions to march against labour law changes

Saftu says right to strike undermined and minimum wage threatened

By Barbara Maregele - 9 April 2018
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Train strike looms

Union says it has reached deadlock with Prasa

By Tariro Washinyira - 28 March 2018