Development for murder site: THE site where the burnt body of Karabo Mokoena was dumped in Lyndhurst, Johannesburg, by her ex-boyfriend Sandile Mantsoe, has been earmarked for development, Ward 81 councillor Irene Rugheimer said at a public meeting in Lyndhurst. “We are looking at cleaning the site, putting up a light and refurbishing the space to prevent more crime.
‘Farm workers need protection’: FOLLOWING the death of a 27-year-old farm worker in Ventersdorp, Cosatu deputy general secretary Solly Phetoe has called for mass action against racism in the farming sector. Phetoe said exploitation of farm workers in the North West was rife and needed to be attended to. Albert Makgobe was allegedly run over by a bakkie by
Nehawu backs new wage deal: THE National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) has said their members were happy with the government’s latest wage offer. Spokesperson Khaya Xaba said they had gone on a vigorous report back to their members at the weekend regarding the offer the government had presented. Speaking to Afro Voice yesterday, Xaba said the offer,
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