Today's Labour News

newsThis news aggregator site highlights South African labour news from a wide range of internet and print sources. Each posting has a synopsis of the source article, together with a link or reference to the original. Postings cover the range of labour related matters from industrial relations to generalist human resources.

Last Update: 22-04-2018

sancoNews24 reports that the SA National Civic Organisation (Sanco) on Saturday said it supported the call for government intervention to resolve the nationwide bus strike.  

sandf thumb medium90 89ANA reports that the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) has deployed medical practitioners to assist in the North West province, which has been hard-hit by an ongoing labour strike.  

strike thumb medium85 85Timeslive reports that the unions involved in the national bus strike have decided to intensify their strike after they and bus companies failed to reach an agreement on Friday.  At a briefing, the five unions, including Satawu and Numsa, all indicated that the strike would continue.  

metrorail thumb medium90 92News24 reports that commuters in Cape Town, already in the midst of a bus strike, had to contend with a near breakdown of train services on Friday morning after Metrorail announced massive delays across its network.  

handcuffsTimeslive reports that two prison wardens were arrested on Thursday for allegedly helping 16 inmates escape last week from the Johannesburg Correctional Centre prison.