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Today's news - Mpumalanga

Barbrook mine deal in jeopardy 2018-01-23 [Fin24]

Lily Mine approaches IDC for loan to help retrieve remains of three workers 2018-01-07 [ANA/The Citizen]

Workers down tools at Pan African's main South Africa gold mine 2017-12-21 [Reuters]

Amcu announces wage agreement with Two Rivers Platinum Mine 2017-12-14 [SA Labour News]

Barbrook rescue plagued by fraud concerns 2017-12-11 [City Press]

Joy for 700 retrenched steel workers 2017-11-30 [Business Report]

Strikers dismissed and reinstated 2017-11-23 [Barberton Times]

Coca-Cola strike partially resolved 2017-11-20 [Nelspruit Post]

Lily mine remains in limbo, parties need to get together – Solidarity 2017-11-16 [Mining Weekly]

Lily Mine to stay closed despite talk of IDC injection 2017-11-07 [City Press]

Political parties unite to condemn alleged rape, bestiality acts against domestic worker 2017-11-06 [eNCA]

Protesters barricade roads into Kruger National Park 2017-10-26 [SABC]

Battery pilot could power up 1 600 jobs 2017-10-16 [City Press]

Tshwane provides buses for unemployed to seek opportunities 2017-10-10 [The Citizen]

Uproar over deductions from municipal salaries 2017-09-24 [News24]

Yet another devastating blow for Lily Mine 2017-08-15 [Business Report]

Samwu says municipal jobs are kept for ANC factions 2017-08-10 [Business Day]

General workers down tools 2017-08-02 [SABC]

Kruger National Park strike suspended 2017-07-20 [Lowvelder]

SANParks workers threaten strike as lions remain missing 2017-07-13 [TimesLive]

NUM calls off strike at Msobo Coal mine 2017-06-21 [The Citizen]

NUM gives eskom 7 days to respond over plant closures 2017-03-17 [Eyewitness News]

NUM members approve job cuts at Evander Gold 2017-03-14 [Business Day]

Two mineworkers die in Mpumalanga 2017-03-02 [The Citizen]

Union hopes for a solution after illegal strike costs 200 workers their jobs 2016-12-01 [City Press]

Municipality fires 200 workers over illegal strike 2016-11-29 [The Citizen]

DENOSA Mpumalanga to celebrate 20 years, honour the best nurse in the province 2016-11-22 [DENOSA]

COSATU supports members of POPCRU protesting against corruption and Nepotism 2016-10-27 [COSATU]

Denosa and Cosatu Mpumalanga to lead nurses march to provincial department of health on 5th October over poor conditions in health facilities 2016-10-02 [COSATU]

SADTU in Mpumalanga to march to provincial office to protest teacher post cuts 2016-09-29 [COSATU]

Wage dispute continues at Sasol Coal Mine 2016-09-01 [SABC]

Sasol workers down tools 2016-08-25 [The Independent]

Police fire at NUM members who were protesting peacefully outside Hendrina Power Station in Mpumalanga 2016-08-12 [COSATU]

Cosatu Mpumalanga declares war against SASOL 2016-08-11 [COSATU]

Bushbuckridge Municipal Workers Want CFO Suspended 2016-08-03 [News24Wire]

Cosatu Mpumalanga accelerates its election campaign in support of ANC decisive victory in the elections 2016-07-12 [COSATU]

Denosa hosts Swaziland Democratic Nurses Union (SWADNU) in a twinning programme 2016-06-25 [DENOSA]

Cosatu Mpumalanga condemns the Human Rights Commission for investigating the Lily Mine disaster and the seven month strike at Umbhaba Estate 2016-06-22 [COSATU]

Lily mine workers to protest against plans to resume operation 2016-06-12 [SABC]

DENOSA Mpumalanga Provincial learner movement holds a successful provincial conference 2016-06-05 [DENOSA]

Denosa campaign in Nelspruit and Lyndenburg 2016-04-13 [DENOSA]

Amcu shocked that its members were shot at 2016-04-06 [Eyewitness News]

Striking workers arrested at Glencore coal mine 2016-04-06 [Eyewitness News]

Three week strike halts production at Wonderfontein Coal Mine 2016-04-01 [SABC]

Mpumalanga education department workers go on strike over black mambas, pythons 2016-03-24 [Times Live]

COSATU Mpumalanga to embark on a Provincial March in solidarity with striking farmworkers at Umbhaba Estate at Hectorspruit 2016-03-24 [COSATU]

COSATU abhors trade union bashing by Lily mine management 2016-03-24 [COSATU]

Strike will hit record books says COSATU 2016-03-24 [iAfrica]

Cosatu takes up the cudgels for dismissed workers 2016-01-06 [The Times]

Cosatu angered after 3,000 farmworkers dismissed in MP 2016-01-05 [Eyewitness News]

This month in labour history

8-01-1912 The African National Congress is founded in Bloemfontein [more]

9-01-1973 A strike wave begins in Durban when 2000 black brickworkers walk off the job and win a doubling of their wages [more]