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Northern Cape teacher unions welcome delay of reopening of schools in the province

28 May 2020, 4:19 PM

Teacher unions in the Northern Cape have welcomed the decision by the provincial education department to delay the reopening of schools for Grade 7 and 12 learners to the eighth of June.

African academics discuss COVID-19

26 May 2020, 10:14 AM

African academics from different regions have met virtually to deliberate on COVID-19 and the continent’s future developments.

South African public-sector wage dispute moves to arbitration

25 May 2020, 7:12 PM

Early attempts to resolve a wage dispute between the South African government and public-sector trade unions have failed and the dispute will now move to arbitration, according to the bargaining chamber where such wage disputes are heard.

‘African leaders have a duty to make traditional medicine part of health care systems’

25 May 2020, 1:30 AM

Its time Africa stamps its authority on the use of the continent’s heritage of indigenous medicinal prowess to help solve complexities in medical science.

‘African remedies should be given a chance’

21 May 2020, 10:02 AM

South Africans that SABC News spoke to, believe Madagascar’s claim that they discovered a cure for COVID-19 should not be belittled and that African remedies should be given a chance.

African Investors Forum discusses where money should be invested amid COVID-19

20 May 2020, 12:36 PM

African Investors agree that fast-tracking the African Union’s 5% infrastructure agenda is critical in the fight against COVID-19.

Unions take pay cuts, BRPs and SAA execs refuse

19 May 2020, 12:07 PM

A majority of unions at SAA have decided to take a pay cut to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus pandemic which has seen all flights grounded.

Traditional healers call for an African health organisation

16 May 2020, 11:09 AM

The Traditional Healers’ Organisation (THO) has called on government and African leaders across the African Union to unite and forge an African health organisation akin to the World Health Organisation (WHO), but one that embraces traditional African medicine.

Union cooperation is crucial in SAA business rescue plan

16 May 2020, 9:13 AM

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says the cooperation of unions at South African Airways (SAA) would play a crucial role in the formation of a new airline, which is still work in progress.

KZN teachers’ unions doubtful on June school reopening

15 May 2020, 7:33 PM

Teacher unions in KwaZulu-Natal have cast doubt on the province’s readiness for schools to re-open on the 1st of June.



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