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: 16-11-2018

SAOUThe Citizen reports that the largely Afrikaner teachers’ union, the Suid-Afrikaanse Onderwyser Unie (SAOU), has been rocked by allegations of fraud, corruption and money laundering involving its top leadership.  

newsANA reports that security has been beefed up at the Ditsobotla municipality in Lichtenburg in North West province after unemployed people forced municipal workers out of their offices.  

joburgcityANA reports that two firefighters injured during the fatal Bank of Lisbon building fire in the Johannesburg CBD two months ago were discharged from Milpark Hospital on Monday.  

newsThe Star reports that yet another Gupta-owned company is embroiled in a bitter legal dispute over the non-payment of desperate employees since July.  

coalThe Star reports that more than 300 jobs have been created at a recently opened mine in Bronkhorstspruit.  Canyon Coal opened its Khanye Colliery with a blast, following a detonation procedure led by Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe, the week before last.