South Africa

Corrupt ANC Leads To Death On SA Rails

Train Crash Near Kroonstad, South Africa, Kills at Least 18
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/04/world/africa/south-africa-train-crash...

By KIMON de GREEF
JAN. 4, 2018

Continue reading the main storyShare This Page

In South Africa GroundUp: Uber and Out in Cape Town

In South Africa GroundUp: Uber and Out in Cape Town
http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2016-05-27-groundup-uber-and-out-...
• 27 MAY 2016 12:21 (SOUTH AFRICA)

“Make good money. Drive when you want. No office, no boss.” This is Uber’s enticing pitch to new drivers, but the reality can be very different. GROUNDUP's KIMON DE GREEF talks to over-worked, over-tired and under-paid Uber drivers in Cape Town.

First published by GroundUp

SA Truckers-Casualties of Cola-Outsourcing, Exploitation and the New Reality Of Work

SA Truckers-Casualties of Cola-Outsourcing, Exploitation and the New Reality Of Work
"under the guise of BEE and its successor B-BBEE, massive multinationals have increased their profits while eliminating their most troublesome liability—labour. And it’s the story of how outsourcing and various iterations of labour brokering have become the reigning phenomenon of the South African workforce, insofar as a country with a 40 percent real unemployment rate can be described as a having a “workforce” at all."

SA NUMSA fully backs intercape bus drivers strike

SA NUMSA fully backs intercape bus drivers strike
http://www.numsa.org.za/article/numsa-fully-backs-intercape-bus-drivers-...
4 August 2015, Posted in Press Releases
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) in the Western Cape (WC) fully backs Intercape bus drivers’ strike that started earlier this morning, Tuesday 04 August 2015, which is causing major delays for commuters travelling from Western Cape to far-flung areas across the country.

Uber Seeks Police Protection in Johannesburg Local taxi drivers have coerced some Uber users to ride in their cars instead

Uber Seeks Police Protection in Johannesburg
Local taxi drivers have coerced some Uber users to ride in their cars instead
http://www.wsj.com/articles/uber-seeks-police-protection-in-johannesburg...

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - South Africa