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: 16-08-2022

handcuffsTimesLive reports that on Monday police arrested 15 suspected illegal miners and recovered “gold-bearing dust” and tools believed to be used for illegal mining in Roodepoort.

news shutterstockIn our roundup of weekend news, see
summaries of our selection of South African
labour-related stories that appeared since
Friday, 12 August 2022.

Emer G MedDaily News reports that a Durban construction worker is fighting for his lives after sustaining injuries following a structural collapse.

AmatholeGroundUp reports that on Wednesday, Eastern Cape Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Xolile Nqatha lashed out at striking municipal workers and blamed them for triggering panic and a water crisis affecting tens of thousands of Amathole District Municipality residents.

JMPDNews24 reports that on Friday, Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers stopped suspected illegal miners from attempting to establish a new settlement in Braam Fischerville.