Parliament On Engagement Between SABC Board and Unions

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Communications was briefed on the engagement between the board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and labour unions, following the committee’s oversight visit to the state broadcaster on 7 May 2…

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Communications was briefed on the engagement between the board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and labour unions, following the committee's oversight visit to the state broadcaster on 7 May 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Is The Country Heading to a Mass Strike?

[Fahamu] With claims that the South African Federation of Trade Unions is planning to embark on a two-day strike to intensify the struggle against the recent proposed amendments to Labour Relations Act, the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the Na…

[Fahamu] With claims that the South African Federation of Trade Unions is planning to embark on a two-day strike to intensify the struggle against the recent proposed amendments to Labour Relations Act, the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the National Minimum Wage Bill, it is a good time to examine the social conditions and the factors on which a mass strike can be born in the new phase of the struggle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Students Saved South Africa

[Fahamu] The Nelson Mandela Centenary will be making headlines around the world on 18 July. But 50 years ago, Mandela was in prison and the African National Congress was virtually defunct within South Africa. Instead, it was a students’ organisation th…

[Fahamu] The Nelson Mandela Centenary will be making headlines around the world on 18 July. But 50 years ago, Mandela was in prison and the African National Congress was virtually defunct within South Africa. Instead, it was a students' organisation that reignited the struggle against apartheid.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First 100 Days – Gugile Nkwinti Tackles Water and Sanitation in SA

[Daily Maverick] Engagement and building consensus has been the hallmark of Minister Gugile Nkwinti’s style of leadership, especially in his first 100 days of office in the Department of Water and Sanitation.

[Daily Maverick] Engagement and building consensus has been the hallmark of Minister Gugile Nkwinti's style of leadership, especially in his first 100 days of office in the Department of Water and Sanitation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Metrobus Services After Company Says Drivers Are Being Intimidated

[News24Wire] Metrobus says its buses in Johannesburg will not operate on Thursday due to its drivers being intimidated by members from the Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union of South Africa (Demawusa).

[News24Wire] Metrobus says its buses in Johannesburg will not operate on Thursday due to its drivers being intimidated by members from the Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union of South Africa (Demawusa).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mokgothu, Bakwena Motivate Mphuthe Staff

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakeng -In an effort to help turn around the academic fortunes of Mphuthe Junior Secondary School in Letlhakeng, management continues to organise motivational talks for both students and teachers.

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakeng -In an effort to help turn around the academic fortunes of Mphuthe Junior Secondary School in Letlhakeng, management continues to organise motivational talks for both students and teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Financial Audit Delays Ward Committee Elections

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Pelotelele, Area S, Monarch West, Monarch South, Monarch East and Selolwe Ward Development Committees (WDCs) elections have been delayed due to auditing of committee financial books by the Francistown City Council (FCC).

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Pelotelele, Area S, Monarch West, Monarch South, Monarch East and Selolwe Ward Development Committees (WDCs) elections have been delayed due to auditing of committee financial books by the Francistown City Council (FCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana