The office of the ANC Chief Whip has confirmed that they have received a letter of former Minister of Labour, Mildred Oliphant as an ANC Member of Parliament.
Truck owners say they are forced to hire foreign truck drivers because truck driving is a scarce skill in South Africa.
The Minister of Labour, Mildred Oliphant, says the newly launched Project Development Partnership Fund is aimed at addressing unemployment and ensuring that small businesses access funding.
Government says it hopes that its business and labour partners attending the Jobs Summit in Johannesburg will be able to make tangible commitments to create jobs.
Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant has appealed to employees to be proactive, as well as prepare themselves for integration into new technologies.