Business In The News South Africa

Workers on strike for union recognition at Toyota’s subsidiary

JOHANNESBURG, October 23 – The Liberated Metalworkers Union of South Africa’s (Limusa) strike at Toyota Tsusho Africa in Durban, entered its fourth day on Monday. Limusa, an affiliate of the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu), said that the protected industrial action was as a result of the company’s refusal to grant the union organisational rights as […]

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‘Officials are protecting themselves to avoid jail’ – Esidimeni victim’s relative

JOHANNESBURG, October 23 – Government officials and NGOs were seemingly protecting themselves in order to stay out of jail, said Christine Nxumalo, whose sister Virginia Machapela died at the NGO, Precious Angels, adding that she was hoping to hear the truth on the Life Esidimeni tragedy on Monday. Nxumalo is one of the victims’ family members […]

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‘Create best study conditions for matriculants’ – Parliament portfolio committee

JOHANNESBURG, October 23 –  Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has called on families and communities to help “create the best studying conditions” for matriculants who started writing National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations began on Monday. “We would like to appeal to parents, family, friends, educators, officials and the community at large to help create the […]

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Man found dead in car, Randburg

JOHANNESBURG, October 23 – A  dead man with gunshot wounds has been found in his car that was stationary along Pine Road in Randburg. ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring said paramedics responded to a call from a local security company. When they arrived on the scene at noon they found a man slumped in the driver’s seat. “The man […]