Thugs Are in Charge, Say Marikana Patrollers

[News24Wire] A leader of a community-initiated patrol group in the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East said they have become “tired of begging” for police protection, reports GroundUp.

[News24Wire] A leader of a community-initiated patrol group in the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East said they have become "tired of begging" for police protection, reports GroundUp.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Num Declares a Wage Dispute With Sibanye Stillwater Kroondal Operation in Rustenburg

[COSATU] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has declared a wage dispute with Sibanye Stillwater Kroondaal operation after the wage negotiations deadlocked. The NUM is demanding R10 500 for category B and 15% for category A while the company is off…

[COSATU] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has declared a wage dispute with Sibanye Stillwater Kroondaal operation after the wage negotiations deadlocked. The NUM is demanding R10 500 for category B and 15% for category A while the company is offering a mere 5,5% for category A and R750 category B. The NUM has already secured a date for the CCMA facilitation on the 2nd of November 2017 in Rustenburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Missing Person Sought By Pinetown Police

[SAPS] Pinetown police are appealing to the members of the community for assistance in locating Edward Mthembu (20) from Congo area at Inanda. He was last seen by his friend Rick Govender on 15 December 2016 after a Christmas party held at work in Pine…

[SAPS] Pinetown police are appealing to the members of the community for assistance in locating Edward Mthembu (20) from Congo area at Inanda. He was last seen by his friend Rick Govender on 15 December 2016 after a Christmas party held at work in Pinetown. He was wearing white T-shirt, Navy pants and white takkies and is dark in complexion.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vice President Chilima Urges Private Sector to Survive Competitive Industry

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -Vice President, Dr. Saulos Chilima, on Friday challenged the private sector to employ strategies that will keep the corporate world afloat even in times of economic hardships.

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -Vice President, Dr. Saulos Chilima, on Friday challenged the private sector to employ strategies that will keep the corporate world afloat even in times of economic hardships.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Must Act Fairly, Firmly On Profiteers

[The Herald] Government has set up a Special Cabinet Committee to probe an illegal three-tier pricing phenomenon which has emerged on the market. It came much earlier than the price madness ostensibly triggered by a fake political social media scare th…

[The Herald] Government has set up a Special Cabinet Committee to probe an illegal three-tier pricing phenomenon which has emerged on the market. It came much earlier than the price madness ostensibly triggered by a fake political social media scare that the Zimbabwean economy had collapsed overnight and that in a matter of days shops would be empty. Thousands of otherwise rational people and a majority of so-called poor toiling Zimbabweans fell for this political skulduggery. For a day or two it indeed did appear like

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Geingob Confirms Interest in Ruling Party Presidency

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob on Friday broke his long silence regarding next month’s elective Swapo congress by confirming that he would avail himself as candidate for the presidency of the Swapo Party.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob on Friday broke his long silence regarding next month's elective Swapo congress by confirming that he would avail himself as candidate for the presidency of the Swapo Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia