• Rubbish in the streets of South African towns and cities

    The nation wide Municipal workers strike continued yesterday with reports coming from all over South Africa of rubbish littering the streets and tyres being burnt in the CBD’s. The South African Police kept the strikers off da Gama Road in Jeffreys Bay yesterday in an effort to keep the traffic flowing as the workers tossed […]

  • Streets trashed in J'Bay

    Strike season began in Jeffreys Bay yesterday as municipal workers marched through the CBD of the once peaceful surf town. Unfortunately the workers decided to trash the streets around the Municipal building, leaving rubbish, broken glass and cement bins strewn across the CBD. The strikers are demanding an 18 % wage increase, something municipalities across […]

  • Municipal strike starts today

    Hundreds of thousands of  municipal workers from all over South Africa are expected to go on strike today. They are demanding an 18 % increase in their salaries and are objecting to a 6 % increase that was agreed upon as part of a 3 year deal in 2009. The striking workers are from the […]

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