The sit-in came in response to the company’s inaction on an alleged sexual harassment complaint from one of the employees
South African unions have resolved to take a strike action should the board of the airline not comply with their demands
The CEO of South African Airlines, Vuyani Jarana, had recently resigned, alleging that the government was not cooperating in his plan to revive the airline. The unions also demanded the resignation of four members of the company’s board
Videx, a mining products company, will withdraw the court application to stop the ongoing strike and has agreed to negotiate with workers
Peoples Dispatch speaks to Phakamile Hlubi Majola, spokesperson of National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa ( NUMSA), on the union’s militant struggle over the years and the challenges ahead.