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: 13-12-2019

effIOL News writes that councillors wanting sex in exchange for jobs and houses will be kicked out immediately at any municipality under the control of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF).  

phiyegaSowetan reports that suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega believes that it will be a “huge task” for the SA Police Service to help take her down over the Marikana massacre.  

northwestprovinceSABC News reports that the SA Municipal Workers' Union (Samwu) in the North West has called on the provincial government to take strong action against municipalities that continue to contravene labour laws.  

newsSunday Independent reports that Cosatu rebels who punted the formation of a new labour federation were unable to give it public support at a workers’ summit on Saturday as they had not yet received the go-ahead from members.  

strike thumb medium85 85EWN reports that SA National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) service provider Teti Traffic says it’s deeply disappointed that contract workers have gone ahead with strike action for a 130% salary increase.