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24 May 2018 4:34 PM Land expropriation for the poor, not politicians – Cosatu

The central executive committee (CEC) of the Congress of South African of Trade Unions (Cosatu) says it doesn't not want to see politicians benefit from the bid to expropriate land without compensation. Reading the trade union federation's statement, second deputy general secretary Solly Phetoe, said it wanted land expropriation to benefit poor working 20

22 May 2018 12:43 PM IRFU could block Ulster interest in Jantjies

Cape Town - The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) could block Ulster from making a move for Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies. According to the Belfast Telegraph, Ulster are interested in securing Jantjies as a replacement for disgraced No 10, Paddy Jackson. The IRFU, though, must sign off on all overseas acquisitions and the report suggests that they are not keen on bringing 15

21 May 2018 1:41 PM WPRU vice-president suspended for 4 years

Cape Town - Western Province Rugby Union (WPRU) vice-president Gerald Njengele has been suspended for four years after breaking the union’s code of ethics. WP Rugby is yet to state on what account Njengele was found guilty, but there were earlier reports of him being involved in a racial incident. Reports of the incident first surfaced in December 2017 and is believed 22

21 May 2018 7:29 AM Government wage deal to go ahead, despite urgent call for more consultation

Johannesburg - The Public Service Coordinating Bargaining Council (PSCBC) will on Monday morning present the agreement to trade unions and government to be signed, as the Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) has called for a postponement and asked for more time to consult with members. Fedusa’s affiliate, the Public Servants Association (PSA) 24

17 May 2018 11:51 AM Workers 'dumped' at Pan African's Evander 8 Shaft

Johannesburg – Unions say mine workers are being "dumped" following the closure of Pan African Resources' [JSE: PAN] Evander 8 Shaft. In a note to shareholders on May 2, Pan African Resources said the closure at Evander had been confirmed, resulting in the retrenchment of about 1 700 employees. National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) national spokesperson 23

12 May 2018 6:37 PM Police crack down on an international drug trafficking ring

Police in Albania say they have cracked down on an international drug trafficking ring that allegedly smuggled marijuana, heroin and cocaine to European Union member countries. An Albanian State Police statement issued on Saturday said officers arrested 13 Albanians and five others have been jailed in Turkey and Macedonia. The statement says the group 21

11 May 2018 6:36 PM Public servants spurn government's wage offer

Government’s offer, made on May 4, was rejected by the majority of PSA members, the union said in an emailed statement on Friday. The offer was almost the same as the one made on January 26, it said. The PSCBC adjourned as Congress of South African Trade Unions affiliates requested more time to finalise the mandating process with members, the PSA said. The parties 24

11 May 2018 10:21 AM Bus strike: One last 'sticking point'

Employer and union representatives were on Friday thrashing out the last remaining “sticking point“ to end the national bus strike. An announcement to this effect is expected later on Friday afternoon and is tentatively scheduled for 15:30. Both parties have now agreed to a pay rise of 9% for this year, followed by 8% in 2019. There are a number of other 24

11 May 2018 6:50 AM Dolphins would 'love' Miller back, nothing confirmed

Durban - The KwaZulu-Natal Cricket Union says that nothing has been confirmed in relation to a potential return to the Dolphins for Proteas star David Miller. "We would love to have Dave back in KZN but nothing has been confirmed as yet," KZN Cricket's CEO Heinrich Strydom said. "He is a known match winner and has proven that he is an asset to every 19

10 May 2018 6:33 AM EP fans asked to vote: Should 'Kings' name be ditched?

Cape Town - Southern Kings fans have been given the opportunity to vote whether they want the franchise’s name to be changed. The Kings name and logo have already been removed from the union’s Currie Cup and SuperSport Rugby Challenge teams, with the union reverting back to being called the EP Elephants. The Southern Kings endured a torrid debut season 20