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: 24-05-2019

education blackboard thumb medium80 92SowetanLive reports that a grade 8 teacher has been suspended from school and faces disciplinary action after nyaope was allegedly found in his bag during a police raid.  

nelsonmandelabayGroundUp reports that about 100 members of the Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union of SA (Demawusa) protested against the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality on Tuesday afternoon after marching to City Hall.  

lonminlogo thumb medium90 90Bloomberg writes that the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) faces a tough choice over whether to back Sibanye Gold’s takeover of Lonmin and take a hit on its investment, or scupper the deal and risk having to pony up more cash for the platinum miner.  

VUTSowetanLive reports that concerned staff at the troubled Vaal University of Technology (VUT) have called for the public release of a forensic investigation report into the affairs of the institution.  

OldMutualBusinessLive reports that Old Mutual has suspended its CEO Peter Moyo after the board of the financial services group decided that “there has been a material breakdown in trust and confidence between him and the board”.