SABC News has found a batch of the re-called pilchards still up for sale at a Shoprite store in Fordsburg in Johannesburg.
Retail giant, Shoprite-Checkers has distanced itself from a derogatory message on a cake displayed at one of its Cape Town branches marking Saturday’s Rugby Championship match between the Springboks and the All Blacks in Wellington.
Members of trade union SACCAWU – working for Shoprite-Checkers in KwaZulu-Natal – have joined the national strike.
Workers at Shoprite Checkers outlets across the country will embark on a one-day strike on Friday.
Cosatu says it fully supports the planned one-day nationwide strike by more than 30 000 members of trade union SACCAWU working for Shoprite Checkers on Friday.