south african striking


  • Strike | The South African

    National strike SA: Major disruption expected in NINE cities on Wednesday. Hundreds of thousands of SA citizens have been told to join a national strike on Wednesday: Many cities now face ...

  • Don''t buy South African wines: striking workers'' plea to …

     · Striking farmworkers confront the South African police in De Doorns. Photograph: Rodger Bosch/AFP/Getty Images Outside the tiny public library, a dozen striking grape pickers wait for …

  • South Africa: Public Enterprises minister to meet …

     · Striking South African Airways (SAA) workers protest at an entrance to Cape Town International Airport, South Africa 18 November 2019. South African Airways (SAA) flights ...

  • South African police shoot dead striking miners | South …

     · After three minutes of gunfire, bodies littered the ground in pools of blood. The South African police ministry said more than 30 striking miners had been killed.

  • The 1913 Mineworkers'' Strike | South African History …

    The African People''s Organisation declared that African workers had every right to withhold their labour, and protested at the brutal manner in which the African miners were forced into the shafts. When African strikers were charged and sentenced to six-month terms in prison, the African National Congress, then just a year old and called the South African Native National Congress (SANNC ...

  • Striking in South Africa: Is it Getting Out of Hand?

     · The persistent striking of 2017 resulted in 132 significant work stoppages – 10 more than what took place in the previous year. Unsurprisingly, this has hurt our …

  • Why are South African truckers striking?

     · CNN''s Errol Barnett looks at why South African truck drivers have walked off the job.

  • South African healthcare workers strike before budget …

     · At the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto, healthcare workers and trade unionists picket in solidarity with frontline workers before the South African Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni ...

  • South Africa''s Striking Crisis | Farmworkers Strike Back

     · South Africa''s Striking Crisis. South Africa has been in the throes of unrest for decades. Although the end of apartheid in 1994 brought about changes and new beginnings for our country, there is still a long way to go before the scars of the past can truly be healed. Many black South African''s are still living in abject poverty, scraping ...

  • Striking in South Africa: Is it Getting Out of Hand?

     · The persistent striking of 2017 resulted in 132 significant work stoppages – 10 more than what took place in the previous year. Unsurprisingly, this has hurt our economy deeply. In fact, the strikes caused it to lose out on R251-million‚ compared to …

  • Strikes and Lockouts | QuickLaw Guide | LegalWise

    Step 2: Certificate of outcome - if the dispute remains unresolved. or a 30 day period has expired since it has been referred to the CCMA, a certificate of outcome must be obtained. Step 3: Notice of Commencement – at least 48 hours prior to the strike or lock-out a …

  • Major strike in South Africa today – everything you need to …

     · The Congress of South Africa Trade Unions (Cosatu) will embark on a nationwide stay away on Wednesday (7 October). Major strike in South Africa today …

  • The Loss Of Millionaires In South Africa Is Striking Yet …

     · As it appears, South Africa is losing a significant amount of millionaires every year. The numbers seem to be steadily shedding weight for about 3 years in a row. As of December 2019, no less than 38,400 millionaires were living in the country. But that figure was less than what was recorded in 2018 when 39,200 HNWIs were still in the country.

  • General strike in South Africa

     · A turning point in South African politics was the 2012 massacre of striking miners in Marikana. In 2012, during the strike in Marikana at the Lonmin platinum mine, Cyril Ramaposa, the company''s executive director, ordered a mop-up operation that led to the deaths of 34 peaceful strikers …

  • Striking South African miners ''were shot in the back''

     · Striking South African miners ''were shot in the back'' Striking miners shot dead by police at South Africa''s Lonmin mine were reportedly hit in the back suggesting they were fleeing rather than ...

  • ''There''s nothing we can do,'' striking South African …

     · Grieving South African families are being left searching for someone to collect the bodies of deceased relatives after funeral parlours like Hloni Swarts'' went on strike in a country with one of the world''s highest coronavirus rates. Swarts, owner of Hloni Funerals, told Reuters he had to tell distressed families, "there''s nothing we can do", as the three-day strike entered its second day. "It ...

  • Massive general strike in South Africa highlights demand for radica…

    Major strike in South Africa today – everything you need ...

  • Striking miners fired on in South Africa

     · Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives.For more CNN videos, check out our You...

  • Striking unions pile pressure on South African Airways

     · Striking unions pile pressure on South African Airways Wednesday November 20 2019 South African Airways (SAA) workers and union members sing and dance during a picket protest outside the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, on November 15, 2019.

  • South Africa: Striking miners accept Lonmin offer

     · Striking platinum miners in South Africa have accepted an offer for higher wages with London-registered Lonmin PLC to end a deadly and bitter nearly six-week strike, but Tuesday ...

  • BBC NEWS | Africa | Strike escalates in South Africa

     · Strike escalates in South Africa. Most schools and hospitals have already been closed for 13 days. Thousands of public sector workers have taken part in peaceful marches across major South African cities as unions stepped up strike action over pay. Protesters in red T-shirts chanted slogans denouncing the government''s handling of the 13-day ...

  • ''There''s nothing we can do,'' striking South African …

     · Grieving South African families are being left searching for someone to collect the bodies of deceased relatives after funeral parlors like Hloni Swarts'' went on strike in a country with one of the world''s highest coronavirus rates. Swarts, owner of …

  • Striking back against apartheid South Africa

     · Mary and some of her striking colleagues eventually returned to work after there was a ban on the imports of South African produce. She found the …

  • South Africa''s Lonmin Marikana mine clashes killed 34

     · South Africa''s Lonmin Marikana mine clashes killed 34. Thirty-four people were killed after police opened fire on striking miners at a South African mine on Thursday, the police chief has said ...

  • The 1913 Mineworkers'' Strike | South African History Online

    The African People''s Organisation declared that African workers had every right to withhold their labour, and protested at the brutal manner in which the African miners were forced into the shafts. When African strikers were charged and sentenced to six-month terms in prison, the African National Congress, then just a year old and called the South African Native National Congress (SANNC), …

  • ''There''s nothing we can do,'' striking South African …

     · Grieving South African families are being left searching for someone to collect the bodies of deceased relatives after funeral parlours like Hloni Swarts'' went on strike in a country with one of the world''s highest coronavirus rates. Swarts, owner of …

  • Striking SABC workers drive to Union Buildings in a convoy

     · Striking SABC workers drive to Union Buildings in a convoy. 20 January 2021 - 12:36. Isaac Mahlangu Senior reporter. A motorcade of SABC employees who have embarked on …

  • South Africa

     · The South African president, Zuma, in an attempt to restore credibility to the ANC regime has declared a week of mourning, ordered an enquiry and visited the mine. He told the strikers: I was not aware of any agreement between the government and employer that you must be killed as you say, but that must be investigated (2) .

  • Striking South Africa miners fired by platinum …

     · Negotiations between striking truckers and the Road Freight Association "broke down" Thursday night, according to Vincent Masoga, a spokesman for the South African …

  • South Africa police fire at striking mine workers | Fox …

     · South African police opened fire Thursday on a crowd of striking workers at a platinum mine, leaving an unknown number of people injured and possibly dead. Police moved in on striking …

  • South African healthcare workers strike before budget …

     · South Africa is the country hardest-hit by coronavirus in Africa. The government will unveil its fiscal 2021 spending plans Wednesday as the continent''s most industrialised economy grapples with ...

  • Maturing Contradictions: the 2010 Public Sector Strike in …

    The huge strike in August by South African public sector workers brought the number of strike days in 2010 to the highest ever. Teachers and hospital staff struck for three weeks despite police harassment of picket lines and a series of court interdicts to prevent police, soldiers and nurses from striking (1).

  • South African Striking Miners Reject Wage Offer | Voice …

     · South African Striking Miners Reject Wage Offer By Anita Powell September 14, 2012 12:31 PM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via …

  • South African mine owner Amplats fires 12,000 workers

     · South African mine owner Amplats fires 12,000 workers. The world''s biggest platinum producer, Anglo American Platinum, has fired 12,000 striking South African miners after a …

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