Learners in Limpopo Town Unable to Write Exams

[GroundUp] Amid protests that threaten to shut down the beleaguered town of Vuwani in Limpopo, the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has slammed the Department of Basic Education for failing to put in place a contingency plan for students to be ab…

[GroundUp] Amid protests that threaten to shut down the beleaguered town of Vuwani in Limpopo, the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has slammed the Department of Basic Education for failing to put in place a contingency plan for students to be able to write their examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Confirm Investigation Into Shooting of Hout Bay Teen

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has confirmed that a case has been opened against the police involved in the shooting of a 14-year-old during a protest in Hout Bay on Tuesday afternoon, September 12.

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has confirmed that a case has been opened against the police involved in the shooting of a 14-year-old during a protest in Hout Bay on Tuesday afternoon, September 12.

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Cosatu Eastern Cape to Convene a Provincial Shop Stewards Council in Preparation for the National Strike

[COSATU] COSATU in the Eastern Cape will be holding a Provincial Shopstewards council in preparations for the National Strike to be held on the 27th September 2017 against the State Capture and Corruption. The Provincial council will be held at Buffalo…

[COSATU] COSATU in the Eastern Cape will be holding a Provincial Shopstewards council in preparations for the National Strike to be held on the 27th September 2017 against the State Capture and Corruption. The Provincial council will be held at Buffalo City College in East London tomorrow, 16th September 2017. The meeting will be addressed by COSATU 2nd Deputy President comrade Zingiswa Losi and the speakers from our Alliance SANCO, ANC and the SACP. The council will be attended by all COSATU affiliates in the Prov

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Nehawu Statement On Averted Strike At UCT

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] congratulates the dedication shown by our University of Cape Town [UCT] Shop Stewards in guidance of our regional officials leading to the signing of an agreement with UCT in ord…

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] congratulates the dedication shown by our University of Cape Town [UCT] Shop Stewards in guidance of our regional officials leading to the signing of an agreement with UCT in order to avert further strike actions on the 13th September 2017.

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Nehawu Vehemently Opposed to the Continuation of the State Capture Project At PIC

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] remains vehemently opposed to the envisaged continuation of the state capture project into the Public Investment Corporation [PIC]. The PIC manages funds on behalf of the Governm…

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] remains vehemently opposed to the envisaged continuation of the state capture project into the Public Investment Corporation [PIC]. The PIC manages funds on behalf of the Government Employees Pension Fund.

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Fikile Mbalula Missed an Opportunity to Lead When Addressing Sindiso Magaqa’s Memorial

[Daily Maverick] Comrade Fikile Mbalula used the platform of Magaqa’s memorial to opportunistically make very damning factional comments in a bid to appease those he relates with at the expense of the good name of our fallen comrade. By doing so Mbalul…

[Daily Maverick] Comrade Fikile Mbalula used the platform of Magaqa's memorial to opportunistically make very damning factional comments in a bid to appease those he relates with at the expense of the good name of our fallen comrade. By doing so Mbalula failed Magaqa and betrayed the youth by failing to advance the course which Magaqa stood for.

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Mineworkers’ Union Opposes Retrenchment of 30 Workers

[COSATU] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is strongly opposed to the retrenchment of 30 NUM members by a construction company called Ultimate Dynamics which has sites in the following areas; Bloemfontein, Vryburg, Rustenburg, KZN, Hammanskraal a…

[COSATU] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is strongly opposed to the retrenchment of 30 NUM members by a construction company called Ultimate Dynamics which has sites in the following areas; Bloemfontein, Vryburg, Rustenburg, KZN, Hammanskraal and Khuma respectively.

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Top Audit Execs Quit After #Guptaleaks Association Exposed

[News24Wire] KPMG CEO Trevor Hoole, chief operating officer Steven Louw, chairperson Ahmed Jaffer and five senior executives have resigned and the auditor has withdrawn its South African Revenue Service (SARS) “rogue unit” report.

[News24Wire] KPMG CEO Trevor Hoole, chief operating officer Steven Louw, chairperson Ahmed Jaffer and five senior executives have resigned and the auditor has withdrawn its South African Revenue Service (SARS) "rogue unit" report.

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