Jobs meeting postponed

eNCA reports that the Presidential Working Committee has been postponed. The meeting was scheduled for Monday but President Cyril Ramaphosa is engaging with social partners. The group was set to meet to discuss economic growth and unemployment.

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“We are starving” says singer Vicky Sampson

GroundUp writes that about 50 musicians and performers picketed outside Parliament over outstanding Covid-19 relief money. Artists criticised government’s application process for the relief funding, calling it cumbersome. In August Arts and Culture Minister announced a second wave of once-off payment relief of R6,600 per person. Performers also want the 50-person restriction at events eased. […]

Lockdown: Durban nurses claim they are being evicted

eNCA writes that they might be at the frontline of the fight against coronavirus, but that doesn’t mean they are well treated. Nurses at Wentworth Hospital in Durban claim the same government that prohibited evictions under the lockdown handed out eviction notices in June. They say they have to move out of their digs to […]