Striking Workers Trash South African Hospital Amid Bonus Dispute
Union representatives for workers at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital have secured a meeting to settle a dispute over unpaid performance bonuses. The protest action, which resulted in disruptions to medical operations and patients being turned away, was described by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi as "hooliganism".
GroundUp, 31 May 2018
"They have blocked gates and are burning tyres next to them. Lord help us all. This is so scary, more especially that patients are affected," a health worker messaged from a… Read more »
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- 1 June 2018
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has described the scenes at the Charlotte Maxeke hospital as hooliganism. This follows protest action by general ... see more »
South Africa: Hospital Protest Is 'Hooliganism' - Health Minister
News24Wire, 31 May 2018
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi on Thursday afternoon described an unprotected strike by staff at Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital as "hooliganism". Read more »
Daily Maverick, 1 June 2018
Workers who trashed the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital on Thursday have been condemned, but what about the provincial department of health that has repeatedly… Read more »
Garbage was strewn all over Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital’s corridors.