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: 20-03-2019

amcu thumb medium80 81Mining Weekly reports that Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa on Wednesday called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to intervene in the protracted strike at Sibanye-Stillwater’s gold operations.  

newsSowetan reports that “How much do you want to go away?” was a question that retired Constitutional Court (ConCourt) judge Zak Yacoob repeatedly asked the axed director of the KZN Blind and Deaf Society to persuade her to drop a CCMA case.  

mosebenzizwaneThe Citizen reports that former director-general (DG) of the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR), Dr Thibedi Ramontja, told the commission of inquiry into state capture on Thursday that one of the advisors of former minister of mineral resources Mosebenzi Zwane instructed him to tender his resignation within 20 minutes.  

farming thumb medium80 84News24 reports that Democratic Alliance (DA) Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip has been awarded R250,000 in a defamation case against an old friend who turned on him and posted on Facebook that he had been inhumane to his former farmworkers.  

VadiThe Star reports that thousands Soweto taxi commuters will have to find alternative transport for the next three months, starting on Friday morning, because routes will be shut down amid deadly feuds between associations.