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Metal workers down tools

Labour Minister intervenes in Numsa strike

About 220 000 National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) workers in the steel and metal sector are downing tools in a nationwide strike that starts today. The workers are expected to march in Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth, George, Cape Town and East London, according to Numsa. The employers have tabled a three-year wage …

26 DRUNK DRIVING ARRESTS OVER FIRST WEEKEND OF SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

26 DRUNK DRIVING ARRESTS OVER FIRST WEEKEND OF SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

With our schools on break for the next two weeks, Provincial Traffic law enforcement remains committed to ensuring safety across the province, and nabbing motorists that threaten the safety of others through their reckless and irresponsible behaviour. This weekend’s 22 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 2 168 vehicles stopped …

Limpopo police condemns police killing

REBURIAL CEREMONY OF NATHANIEL NAKASA

Limpopo Provincial Police Commissioner, Lieutenant General Fanie Masemola, has condemned the killing of a police officer in Ritavi, in Tzaneen. “Any attack and the killing of our police officers will not be tolerated, and I have already formulated a task team by Hawks members to apprehend these cold blooded killers and ensure that they face …

Numsa strike deplored – CDP

Numsa strike deplored – CDP “The Christian Democratic Party (CDP) condemns the upcoming Numsa strike, but is not at all surprised that it is imminent”, says CDP leader, Rev.Theunis Botha. “It is clear that the annual strike season has commenced, which this year will be even more damaging than in the past, due to the …

WIMBLEDON TENNIS FEVER HITS ETHEKWINI

Tennis

Top SA junior tennis players do battle in Durban Dunlop continues its support for tennis development Durban, South Africa – Tennis fever is at an all-time high with the Wimbledon Championships on the go in London. And this “Wimbledon fever” has gripped the KwaZulu-Natal coastal city of Durban where over 500 tennis players from across …

KEVIN ANDERSON READY FOR BATTLE WITH WIMBLEDON CHAMPION, ANDY MURRAY

Barnard cruising, but Norval stumbles

KEVIN ANDERSON READY FOR BATTLE WITH WIMBLEDON CHAMPION, ANDY MURRAY Wimbledon, London – South African tennis ace Kevin Anderson will use the middle Sunday of Wimbledon to prepare well for his much anticipated fourth round clash with defending Wimbledon champion Andy Murray tomorrow (Monday). Anderson, seeded 20 at this year’s Championships upset 16th seed Fabio …