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Seven ‘zama-zamas’ nabbed with gold-bearing material in Welkom 2018-09-22 [ANA/The Citizen]

National Bargaining Council suspends Sasol's 'overtime licence' due to health, safety concerns 2018-09-18 [Fin24]

Sasol signs Solidarity's memorandum 2018-09-06 [Eyewitness News]

White unionised workers protest at Sasol plant over black share scheme 2018-09-06 [Reuters/Moneyweb]

NUM serves Harmony Phakisa mines with 48 hours strike notice 2018-08-31 [Business Report]

De Beers to close Voorspoed mine after failing to find a buyer 2018-08-02 [Business Day]

Pelonomi Hospital staff back at work after downing tools 2018-06-27 [News24]

600 cops to be hired by Mangaung metro 2018-05-29 [Afro Voice]

Labour conducts blitz inspection in Agricultural Sector 2018-05-10 [SA Government]

Saftu remembers victims of May Day 2003 bus tragedy 2018-05-02 [News24]

Bus company calls off services due to Saftu general strike 2018-04-25 [ANA/The Citizen]

AMCU: deaths of Harmony gold miners could have been avoided 2018-03-29 [Eyewitness News]

Two killed at Harmony Gold mine 2018-03-28 [News24]

Concerns over workers' health after authorities identify listeriosis source 2018-03-05 [Jacaranda FM]

Cosatu demands the total shutdown of Sibanye Stillwater following the death of two mine workers at Kloof Mine 2018-02-07 [COSATU]

Women-led Eskom team in rescue of trapped miners 2018-02-05 [News24]

'Do not harass miners for disclosing the truth' 2018-02-03 [ANA/IOL]

Beatrix rescue operation 'dealt with safely' - SA Chamber of Mines 2018-02-02 [ANA/IOL]

More than 950 gold miners trapped underground 2018-02-02 [The Guardian]

Employee dies in accident at Harmony’s Thsepong mine 2018-01-19 [Mining Weekly]

'There will be more arrests': Police crack down on slave trade syndicate 2018-01-16 [TimesLive]

Things fall apart in the ageing gold fields 2017-12-07 [TimesLive]

Miner dies at Harmony Gold mine 2017-11-21 [News24]

Development programme to equip Welkom residents with mining skills 2017-10-16 [Mining Weekly]

Harmony unclear that Kubekha murder linked to illegal mining 2017-10-16 [miningmx.com]

Samwu denies setting Bloemfontein City Hall alight 2017-06-22 [eNCA]

'Disgruntled workers' responsible for Mangaung City Hall fire - Arrive Alive 2017-06-22 [News24]

Workers back on duty 2017-06-21 [Express/News24]

Bloem strike is finally over 2017-06-18 [eNCA]

Strike spans a month 2017-06-14 [News 24]

Samwu denies criminality by Mangaung striking workers 2017-06-08 [OFM]

Talks between Samwu, Mangaung Metro remain deadlocked 2017-06-08 [SABC]

Strike affects essential services in Mangaung Metro 2017-06-08 [SABC]

Samwu threatens to intensify strike in Mangaung 2017-05-19 [Eyewitness News]

'We call it the zama graveyard': 4 brothers among more than 40 killed in blast 2017-05-19 [The Times]

Samwu members strike in Mangaung 2017-05-18 [OFM]

Bodies of 25 illegal miners recovered from abandoned South African gold shaft 2017-05-17 [Reuters Africa]

24 bodies pulled from Free State mine 2017-05-17 [The Citizen]

FS municipal workers on strike 2017-05-06 [OFM]

Cosatu to host May Day celebrations in Bloemfontein 2017-03-06 [OFM]

Cosatu to strike against closure of poultry farms 2017-02-13 [OFM]

Hillandale Hospital workers picketing for higher salary 2016-10-25 [0 FM]

Cosatu Deplores the Anti-Union Stance Taken By Meadow Meats in Wessesslbron 2016-10-19 [COSATU]

Hospital strike spreads 2016-09-19 [The Daily Maverick]

TAC, Section27 call on Zuma to intervene in Free State hospital strike 2016-09-15 [News 24]

Cosatu Free State abhors the racist attack the University of Free State Blomfontein 2016-08-24 [COSATU]

Unemployed nurses continue to beg for jobs at traffic lights in Free State 2016-06-07 [DENOSA]

Cosatu Free State concerned about delaying tactics employed by SANRAL and Dept of Transport to respond to Section 77 notice around DeBeers By-Pass 2016-06-07 [COSATU]

Cosatu Free State supports DENOSA-led campaign for unemployed nurses displaying their plight on the streets of Bloemfontein 2016-05-27 [COSATU]

Cosatu Free State on May Day to march in defence of collective bargaining , jobs and workers rights 2016-05-02 [COSATU]

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