LFC Milling Company workers call for an end to discrimination, better pay

14 June 2021, 9:45 PM
Workers at LFC Milling Company at Wesselsbron in the Free State have called on their bosses to dismiss employees who discriminate against Black staff.
Panayiotou awaits fate for wife’s murder 2 November 2017, 6:12 AM

Businessman and murder accused, Christopher Panayiotou will on Thursday know whether he has been found guilty for allegedly orchestrating the murder and abduction of his wife Jayde.

Learners assessed ahead of testimoney in school sexual assault case 2 November 2017, 5:56 AM

Learners who claim to have been sexually assaulted by a scholar patroller at the AB Xuma primary school in Soweto are being assessed to determine if they can testify in court when his trial begins.

No work, no pay for striking SABC staff 1 November 2017, 9:31 PM

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says although it is every worker’s right to go on strike, the no-work no-pay principle will apply to its striking employees. The public broadcaster’s staff affiliated to the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media and Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) is scheduled to embark on a strike action on Thursday. Both Bemawu and […]

Learners identify alleged paedophile 1 November 2017, 9:13 PM

More than 50 learners who allege to have been sexually assaulted by a scholar patroller at a primary school in Soweto are believed to have positively identified the accused as their alleged perpetrator.

E. Cape residents decry sewage smell 1 November 2017, 7:01 PM

Residents of Old Location in Elliot in the Eastern Cape want government intervention in addressing sanitation problems they are experiencing in the area.

WATCH: Sassa, Sapo appear before Scopa 1 November 2017, 6:17 PM

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says South Africa Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the Post Office have agreed to have the National Treasury act as a mediator in their dispute regarding the payment of social grants.

Omotoso’s case postponed 1 November 2017, 4:20 PM

The case of the Jesus Dominion International church leader, Timothy Omotoso, has been postponed to 5 December.

Mpumalanga govt takes legislature to people 1 November 2017, 3:44 PM

Ordinary South Africans must be the first beneficiaries of what the constitution dictates on service delivery. That's the view of former Public Protector Laurence Mushwana.

Police confiscate abalone worth R5 million in Cape Town 1 November 2017, 2:39 PM

Police have confiscated abalone worth an about R5 million at an illegal processing facility in Brackenfell outside Cape Town.

WSU SRC wants security company booted 1 November 2017, 1:43 PM

The SRC at the Walter Sisulu University in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape has called on the management to fire the security company operating at the institution.

Jordaan denies raping Ferguson 1 November 2017, 12:50 PM

The president of Safa , Danny Jordaan, has broken his silence on allegations of rape levelled against him two weeks ago.

Six injured in Joburg crash 1 November 2017, 11:58 AM

Six people have been injured after a truck and a car collided on the R59 near Meyerton south of Johannesburg.

Case of Omotoso postponed 1 November 2017, 11:31 AM

The case of the Jesus Dominion International church leader, Timothy Omotoso has been postponed to December 5.

UCT classes resume on Wednesday 1 November 2017, 11:30 AM

Classes at the University of Cape Town are expected to resume on Wednesday after being suspended last week due to ongoing student protests.

Mchunu condemns killing of 11 in KZN shooting 1 November 2017, 11:25 AM

KwaZulu-Natal premier Willies Mchunu has condemned yesterday's shooting at Ladysmith in the province's Midlands that claimed the lives of eleven people.

Dog fatally mauls infant 1 November 2017, 9:54 AM

A six-month old baby has died after being mauled by a dog at a home in Primrose, Germiston, east of Johannesburg.

#UniteBehind coalition to stage march pushing for Zuma’s arrest 1 November 2017, 9:38 AM

Activists from the #UniteBehind coalition will on Wednesday march to an undisclosed location to demand the arrest of President Jacob Zuma.

KZN Premier distraught by recent taxi killing 1 November 2017, 9:16 AM

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu says he is distraught and saddened by the latest taxi-related killing in the province. In the latest incident, the Deputy Chairperson of the Klipriver Taxi Association and his bodyguards were ambushed and killed in Ladysmith in the midlands. In the last two weeks, 18 people have died in incidents related to […]

Samwu wants Ekurhuleni Municipality to reverse suspension against traffic cops 1 November 2017, 8:57 AM

Municipal workers union SAMWU says it's written to the of the Ekurhuleni city manager to demand that pre suspension hearing against two metro police officers not go ahead.

Pominent sports administrator accused of rape to release statement 1 November 2017, 8:32 AM

A prominent sports administrator accused of rape is expected to break his silence on the matter when he releases an official statement later Wednesday.

KZN Premier distraught by recent taxi killing 1 November 2017, 8:23 AM

KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Willies Mchunu says he is distraught and saddened by the latest taxi-related killing in the province.

“Airport follow” robbers back in court 1 November 2017, 8:22 AM

Four men arrested in connection with robberies in and around the OR Tambo International Airport are on Wednesday expected to appear in the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court, north of Johannesburg.

Mido Macia’s killers appeal conviction 1 November 2017, 7:01 AM

Four of the eight former police officers who were involved in the killing a Mozambican immigrant - Mido Macia - will be appealing their conviction in the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein on Wednesday.

Judgment Day for Panayiotou, co-accused 1 November 2017, 6:42 AM

Judgment in the Panayiotou murder trial is expected in the High Court in Port Elizabeth this Thursday.

Scholar patroller accused of molesting 87 schoolchildren back in court 1 November 2017, 6:40 AM

A 57-year-old scholar patroller, accused of sexually assaulting 87 learners at a primary school in Soweto, is expected to appear in the Protea Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.

Deadline looms for Sassa and Sapo 1 November 2017, 6:32 AM

The Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (Sapo) will on Wednesday return to the negotiating table after significant pressure from MPs to reach an agreement over the distribution of social grants.

Nigerian televangelist back in court for human trafficking 1 November 2017, 6:01 AM

A controversial Nigerian televangelist is expected to appear in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.

Another bail application for Machadodorp truck driver 1 November 2017, 4:10 AM

The driver of the truck that was involved in a crash that claimed 18 lives in Machadodorp, Mpumalanga, four months ago, Sebastian Macuacua has again applied for bail.

Van Breda recounts family killings ordeal 31 October 2017, 4:51 PM

Triple murder accused, Henri van Breda, has told the Cape Town High Court that he had become confused and disoriented after witnessing the killing of his family members. He's on trial for the murder of his parents and older brother in January 2015.

KZN Dept of Edu saddened by teachers’ deaths in Ladysmith shooting 31 October 2017, 3:57 PM

KwaZulu-Natal department of Education MEC Mthandeni Dlungwane has expressed her sadness by the death of five teachers from Ladysmith who died when their taxi collided with Deputy Chairperson of Klipriver Taxi Association's vehicle during an ambush earlier on Tuesday.