Eskom’s 0% Salary Increase Is ‘Off The Table’ – Gordhan


JOHANNESBURG: Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Friday night that the proposed Eskom salary freeze was no longer an option. Gordhan’s ministry said in a statement that he called a meeting with the Eskom […]

“Eskom Cannot Plead Poverty” – Analyst

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JOHANNESBURG: Eskom workers from the National Union of Metalworkers SA (Numsa) and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) wants a 15% increase. According to Analyst, Eskom cannot “plead poverty” while corruption at the power utility continues. This follows Eskom’s offer […]

Strike Continues As Bus Companies Opens Negotiations


JOHANNESBURG: Bus companies say they are still open to negotiations to end the protracted driver strike. Employers are offering a 9% salary increase from this month until next march. This will be followed by an […]