Unions Take to Streets In South Africa

The South African Federation of Trade Unions and the National Union of Mineworkers embarked on a national strike against the Minimum Wage Bill which they say is too low for provide a living wage. The protests are also for infrastructure challenges that include the building of proper roads. The situation in the Western Cape in particular has been made worse by the continuing national bus strike added to the unreliable train service in the province.

The Saftu march in Johannesburg on April 25, 2018.

South African Federation of Trade Unions members (file photo)



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