Pikitup Strike

Pikitup approaches private security for protection

Pikitup has enlisted the help of security guards to protect contract workers who are clearing a backlog of refuse as the four-week strike continues.

Samwu: Pikitup workers were singing – not striking

Workers at waste management company Pikitup were not on strike but holding a meeting and singing outside the company's head office, says their union.

Pikitup to embark on illegal strike

Pikitup workers aligned with Samwu are set to embark on an illegal strike, the City of Johannesburg's waste management entity has announced.

Strike: ANC smells a rat

Samwu's plans to down tools days before the election is 'in poor taste', says the ANC.

Odious whiff surrounds contracts

Union insists there is something rotten about Pikitup's tender adjudication processes.

Jo’burg confident Pikitup strike will be over soon

There is a "willingness" by both the City of Johannesburg and Samwu to bring the Pikitup strike to an end, a city spokesperson said on Tuesday.

Jo’burg residents rubbish Pikitup strike

As a strike by refuse workers drags on, the streets of Johannesburg have been turned into a dumping ground.

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