The current 55.2 % unemployment rate among the youth is unacceptable, the Progressive Youth Alliance says.
Staff have been deployed to other fire stations until the situation is normalised. 
They say they were promised RDP houses when they protested in 2012 as well as in 2017.
Zoo workers are on strike over alleged salary discrepancies, a lack of housing allowance and medical aid since Sanbi took over their employment.
Siyangena settlement has been left without water and toilets after more than a year, raising red flags about sanitation and safety.
An association representing truck drivers is planning a national shutdown on July 18 as truck torchings and lootings continue.

Protests Protest for jobs disrupts Pikitup waste-collection in Soweto

Ward 46 Soweto residents are demanding jobs and are allegedly threatening the lives of Pikitup’s employees and assets.

Protests Nehawu ends strike at Vaal University of Technology

After intensive consultation, their members accepted the proposed settlement and the agreement was subsequently signed on Tuesday.

Protests Numsa to picket at major airports on Tuesday over ‘myriad’ issues

Issues include alleged corruption of SAAT management, problems in the maintenance department, and allegations of nepotism and tribalism.

Protests SA unions threaten strike over SAA CEO’s resignation

Vuyani Jarana announced his resignation citing the airline’s mounting debt and lack of support from the government as a shareholder.

Protests Medscheme and Nehawu reach deal to end strike over performance bonuses

Workers went on strike last Thursday after the two parties failed to decide on the introduction of a performance management tool.

Protests Sonke Gender Justice joins Stop Bantustan Bill’s campaign and march

The bills also infringed on property rights, access to courts and gender equality, Sonke said.

Protests Medscheme remains committed to resolving strike

Medscheme had agreed to implement the performance management tool as of  April 1 2018.

Protests Nehawu embarks on strike at Medscheme over dispute over performance management tool

The union has accused the company of refusing to implement an agreement reached on the introduction of a performance management tool.

Protests Residents from dark township march through well-lit Rondebosch to demand better lighting

Not all streets are created equal, nor lit nearly as well, in Cape Town.

Protests Medscheme workers to embark on a strike

In a statement, the union says the company had refused to implement an agreement reached.

Protests Mariners, engineers ready for ‘total shutdown of ports’ strike

About 160 mariners and engineers were expected to strike on Thursday.

Protests Settlement agreement for eThekwini wildcat strike rewards protestors, says Outa

The civil action group also said it welcomed a commitment by eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede, that an independent investigation be initiated into the strike action. 




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