22.1.2021 01:02 pm
Mofokeng, from SANCATDRA, says that the increase in truck accidents was often linked to foreign truck drivers.
A national shutdown of the trucking industry looms as the South African National Cargo Transport Drivers Association (SANCATDRA) continues to push for clarity on the employment of foreign drivers.
Trade union BEMAWU says its members will join sister union CWU as they take to the streets over the ongoing retrenchment process at the SABC, since the public broadcaster does not want to conduct the process fairly.
‘It is simply inhumane to retrench workers during a deadly pandemic, especially during Christmas, which is what this management did’, the trade union said.
A team spokesperson confirmed on Sunday that Cricket South Africa had to make urgent late arrangements after an announcement from Emirates Airlines.
‘We were quite sad to receive a letter a few days ago where the SABC basically said, employees do not have any right in terms of the extended consultation process.
Zikalala said the province was prepared for the second wave and had cancelled all major events as a precaution.
The strike which started last Friday was against actions by Uber Eats South Africa of lowering the fee paid to drivers per delivery.
The Uber Eats drivers strike which started on Friday is against actions by Uber Eats South Africa of lowering the fee paid to drivers per delivery.
Government needs to fast track the bill so blind people can access knowledge, the organisations have argu
Another worker, who attended the protest on Thursday, but who wished to remain anonymous, said she received a final written warning after the strike last month.
In their memorandum of demands, the community accuses Engen of polluting the local environment. They say there have been several explosions in the area since the late 1990s.
The interdict application by Brackenfell High School’s school governing body was due to have been heard in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.
The protesting community healthcare workers say the Department of Health should employ them on a permanent basis.
The gate has been closed as a precautionary measure, and visitors urged to use the Crocodile Bridge, Pambeni, or Paul Kruger gates as alternatives.
A woman collapsed and died while allegedly being chased by police, while two protesters – of whom one died – were shot in an alleged scuffle with a taxi driver.