From his roots in a Buenos Aires slum to his irreverence for FIFA and his support for socialist governments of Latin America, Maradona was an icon for the left.
As the outcry by thousands of care workers whose bodies continue to be on the frontline against covid-19 gets louder around the country, their conditions of work remain unchanged.
The workers claim that the CCMA commissioner refused to accept their evidence.
The illusion of South Africa’s rainbow nation has become even more unreal at many ex-model C schools.
Teachers’ unions in Zimbabwe have rejected the government’s latest offer to settle the dispute.
The school principal abandoned his post after he was accused by parents and community members of misusing school funds.
The memorial service for Wongeka Vimbayo was held in Khayelitsha on Tuesday.
The union called in thugs to assault members who had come to its offices to terminate their membership.
Community healthcare workers are on the frontline in the battle against the covid-19 pandemic, yet in the Eastern Cape are still ‘volunteers’.