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numANA reports that the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Wednesday leveled serious allegations against rival union, the Association of Construction and Mineworkers Union (Amcu), and Lily Mine

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weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Wednesday, 23 March 2016.

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news shutterstockIn our Wednesday roundup, see summaries
of our selection of South African labour-
related stories that have appeared since
midday on Tuesday, 22 March 2016.

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sabcSowetan reports that hundreds of SABC employees are to face the music for defrauding the public broadcaster’s medical aid scheme of thousands of rands using dodgy health practitioners over a number

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newsThe New Age reports that the families of the three miners trapped in a container underground at Lily Mine in Mpumalanga have started leaving the mine and are going back to their homes.  

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joburgcityThe New Age writes that a pungent smell from litter strewn around the Johannesburg CBD has left residents fearing a disease outbreak if the Pikitup strike persists.  

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samwu thumb medium80 78DispatchLive writes that power squabbles within the SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) have left thousands of workers confused.  

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numThe New Age reports that the visit of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) to Lily Mine in Mpumalanga was cut short as mine management refused the union entry into the site of the mining

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statssaBDLive reports that consumer inflation (CPI) rose significantly last month compared with a year ago, mainly due to higher food, fuel and medical insurance prices.  

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numsaM&G reports that the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) is on the wrong end of an unfair dismissal case after its former spokesperson, Castro Ngobese, claimed he was sacked even though he

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satawu thumb medium90 101BDLive reports that the SA Transport and Allied Workers’ Union (Satawu) has called for the Metrorail regional manager in the Western Cape to be removed from office, saying he is unqualified and

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cosatuBDLive reports that labour federation Cosatu has slammed the SA National Roads Agency Limited’s (Sanral’s) decision to issue summonses to motorists who have failed to pay their e-toll debts as "an

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evrazBDLive reports that a multimillion-rand credit facility extended to struggling steel maker Evraz Highveld Steel & Vanadium has sparked a war of words between trade union Solidarity and the creditor,

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pikitupThe Star reports that Pikitup is paying R1 million a day to hire private contractors to pick up refuse in Johannesburg during the ongoing strike by its workers.  

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education blackboard thumb medium80 92BDLive reports that SA is losing thousands of teachers annually, with most headed to the United Kingdom and the exodus showing no sign of slowing down.  

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weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Tuesday, 22 March 2016.

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news shutterstockIn our Tuesday roundup, see summaries
of our selection of South African labour-
related stories that have appeared since
midday on Friday, 18 March 2016.

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samwu thumb medium80 78EWN reports that while the City of Johannesburg has called on the SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) to return to negotiations over the Pikitup strike, the union has accused the city of playing hide and

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goldbarsJan De Lange writes that in the 2015 gold wage talks, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) summarily rejected the producers’ offer of an

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JeremyCroninEngineering News reports that the SA Cities Network, in collaboration with the Department of Public Works, has launched a book reflecting on the decade-long implementation of the Expanded Public Works

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