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: 06-05-2021

gavel thumb100 TimesLIVE reports that the court case against a former Bryanston High School sports coach accused of the sexual assault and rape of a former pupil was on Tuesday concluded in the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court with an acquittal.

metrorail thumb medium90 92News24 reports that trains at Cape Town station were suspended until further notice on Wednesday due to "panel equipment failure" at the transport hub.

hawksNews24 reports that the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) has arrested three cash-in-transit security officials and a former security guard after they allegedly conspired with robbers in a heist near Harding, KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), last week.

eskomBusinessLive reports that wage negotiations at Eskom got off to a rocky start on Tuesday when the cash-strapped power utility rejected the majority of the unions’ demands and instead tabled proposals aimed at changing the conditions of service.

randwaterThe Citizen reports that the SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) has warned of possible water shortages ahead of an indefinite strike at Rand Water, starting on 13 May.