Community healthcare workers are on the frontline in the battle against the covid-19 pandemic, yet in the Eastern Cape are still ‘volunteers’.
The surge in numbers of students testing positive is a cause for concern for universities in the Eastern Cape.
On World Day For Decent Work, trade union federations in South Africa declared a national strike against the winds of austerity blowing out the national treasury.
The unhygienic situation is a sign of an uncaring government.
Women job-seekers have asked for government protection from sex pests.
Overflowing sewage pollutes numerous settlements around the Eastern Cape city and makes living there unbearable.
Healthcare workers at Frere hospital in East London say that their working conditions have not changed since they last protested in June.
Residents of Duncan Village informal settlement say they are not happy with being moved to temporary relocation units.
Ramaphosa Informal Settlement residents say the City should expect more protests if it does not back down from planning evictions.