The unity between the two labour federations was put to the test in mass marches in Cape Town, Pretoria and East London during the general strike on Wednesday.
A disagreement over the use of a vehicle led to a male officer assaulting a female officer at Tsomo police station.
Construction companies with questionable track records continue to rake it in.
Three multi-million rand projects in Mnquma Local Municipality are unfinished while residents’ questions go unanswered.
Residents of Khowa in the Eastern Cape are still waiting for the hand over of the R23-million facility built by Thalami Civils.
Three weeks since the court hearing on water provision to Centane, there is still no clean water in their taps.
Eastern Cape municipalities have spent millions on sub-standard and some times useless facilities, built by construction company, Thalami Civils.
The costs of getting a university education comes at higher cost for female students from poor backgrounds, no less if they are on NSFAS bursaries.
It has become common for elderly women who stay by themselves in rural villages to leave for the cities for fear of being raped.
The school principal abandoned his post after he was accused by parents and community members of misusing school funds.