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: 14-01-2021

tshwane thumb100 Pretoria News reports that Covid-19 is increasingly causing disruption in the City of Tshwane, forcing public facilities to close down much to the frustration of residents.  

medicaldoctorCape Times reports that angry Khayelitsha residents have taken matters into their own hands by shutting the gates of the Khayelitsha Medical Centre following allegations of a bogus doctor operating as a gynaecologist at the facility.  

newsCape Argus reports that employers are scrambling to comply with the law following a ground-breaking judgment by the Constitutional Court that domestic workers are eligible for compensation under the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (Coida).  

handcuffsTimesLIVE reports that two male nurses, aged 40 and 45, from private hospitals in Durban were arrested and charged for fraud and theft after stealing a credit card from a businessman who was on his death bed at St Augustine's Hospital.  

education blackboard thumb medium80 92TimesLIVE reports that the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) has recommended that the reopening of schools be postponed from 27 January until 15 February because of the spike in Covid-19 infections.