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strike thumb medium85 85eNCA reports that wage talks in the bus transport industry remain deadlocked as parties failed to reach an agreement during marathon meetings facilitated by Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant on Wednesday.  

The bus drivers are hoping for Transport Minister Blade Nzimande's intervention.  Workers and employers are butting heads over when the first increase should be paid.  They are also failing to agree on dual driver payments, night shifts and insourcing of cleaning staff to fall under the South African Road Passenger Bargaining Council.  Thousands of South Africans who rely on public transport to get to work have been affected by the strike.

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