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The doctors, who are believed to be more than 15 demanded the immediate resignation of the acting hospital CEO Lynette Mahlangu.
KwaMhlanga Hospital’s doctors embark on a go-slow

Saturday 24 December 2016 07:19

Operations were disrupted at the KwaMhlanga Hospital this week after all the institution’s medical doctors embarked on a go-slow protest to voice their concerns against various issues.


NEHAWU members have decided to down tools in order  to get the Limpopo Health authorities to resolve their problems.
Patients turned away following Limpopo hospital strike

Wednesday 21 December 2016 10:00

Members of the National Health Education & Allied Workers Union and nurses at the Letaba Regional Hospital outside Tzaneen in Limpopo have downed tools.


Eiffel Tower reopens after five-day strike

Sunday 18 December 2016 18:09

The Eiffel Tower reopened to the public on Sunday after a labour strike closed the Paris landmark for five days.


Mine workers have been on strike since last week demanding their outstanding November salaries.
No end in sight to Vantage Goldfields mine strike

Tuesday 6 December 2016 11:15

The strike by the mine workers at Vintage Goldfields Barbrook Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga is still continuing over unpaid November salaries.


Msukaligwa Municipality workers dismissed over unprotected strike

Monday 28 November 2016 21:11

Two hundred workers at the Msukaligwa Municipality in Ermelo have been dismissed following an unprotected strike.


A volvo bus was set alight at the Basil Reed Bus Depot, by striking miners demanding demanding for the pay-out of Ponahalo shares which they bought through De Beers in 2006.
Bus torched in Limpopo mine strike

Thursday 3 November 2016 08:45

A bus belonging to one of the companies contracted to the De Beers Venetia mine in Limpopo has been torched at a depot at Alldays, in what is said to be an on-going mine strike.


NUM members in Limpopo continue with wage strike

Friday 28 October 2016 10:40

NUM members at Anglo American's Mogwalakwena platinum mine outside Mokopane in Limpopo are continuing with their strike.


Congo capital silent amid general strike against poll delay

Wednesday 19 October 2016 21:41

The usually bustling streets of Democratic Republic of Congo capital Kinshasa were nearly empty on Wednesday amid a general strike.


Taxis blocked Simmonds street and gridlocked the Johannesburg CBD on Tuesday.
No taxi disruptions expected in Joburg

Wednesday 19 October 2016 12:01

The Johannesburg CBD will not be affected by taxi strikes on Wednesday afternoon.


Residents in some Eastern Cape areas are struggling to access water.
Water shortages, interruptions hit E Cape Communities

Saturday 8 October 2016 19:13

Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane is in the Eastern Cape to quell tensions between the workers of Amatola Water and the board.


Zululand University strike prompts student outcry

Friday 7 October 2016 09:59

University of Zululand students have voiced out their concerns and complaints as they have not been attending lectures, due to a two month-long strike by workers.


Strike action at CT's Table Mountain Cableway to continue

Thursday 29 September 2016 21:19

The strike action at the Table Mountain Cableway is expected to enter its third day on Friday.


Nehawu reaches agreement with Parliament

Thursday 15 September 2016 19:34

Parliament has agreed that the two suspended National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union staff members will be reinstated.


Striking Nehawu members clear Parliament front gates

Friday 9 September 2016 17:23

Striking Nehawu members have been stopped from protesting in front of the gates of Parliament where they have been blocking the entrance since Thursday.


Amcu members march to Sasol headquarters demanding wage increase

Thursday 8 September 2016 21:19

Hundreds of Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) members have marched to Sasol’s head office in Johannesburg to demand R12 500 a month.


Wage dispute continues at Sasol Coal Mine in Mpumalanga

Wednesday 31 August 2016 18:27

The salary adjustment battle continues at the Sasol Coal Mine in Secunda, Mpumalanga.


The strike by the union members working at fuel refineries and depots has affected fuel delivery in certain areas.
Back to work for Ceppwawu workers

Thursday 18 August 2016 06:01

Ceppwawu members are expected to be back at work after the three-week strike in the petroleum industry ended on Wednesday.


There will be a mass meeting at the University of Pretoria.
Students expected to strike over fee increases

Monday 15 August 2016 05:36

The South African Union of Students could start protesting against possible fee increases at universities as soon as on Monday.


NUM, Eskom reach wage agreement

Friday 12 August 2016 17:35

NUM has urged Eskom not to take any disciplinary actions against its striking members in the spirit of building a broken relationship between the two parties.


Eskom, NUM talks to resume at the CCMA

Thursday 11 August 2016 06:41

Eskom and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will resume formal negotiations at the CCMA on Thursday.


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