South African Airways workers threaten to go on strike
South African Airways (SAA) employees are threatening to go on a full-blown strike if their demands are not met.
The airline has only been back in the air for a few weeks and staff says many of the airline’s old problems have been inherited by the new airline.
Over 500 workers affiliated with the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) and the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) are demanding the airline’s management hear their concerns.
In other news – Actor Fana Mokoena turns down Hollywood role for politics
Fana Mokoena, who is Scandal’s Vukile Kubeka, turned down a Hollywood role for politics. While many celebrities pray for the opportunity to work in Hollywood, how many stars would turn down a chance to work with Hollywood heavy hitters? Fana Mokoena joined this paper-thin list of people.
The actor was offered a role in a big movie in Hollywood, and he turned it down to pursue politics in 2014. Learn more