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International partners urge Somali leaders to swiftly strike deal on poll impasse

International partners have called on Somali leaders to urgently resolve a deadlock on delayed national elections. The partners, including the African Union, the European...
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Mensah’s solitary strike for Hearts sinks Liberty Professionals

Substitute Isaac Mensah once again delivered a superb strike for Hearts as they edged Liberty Professionals 1-0 at the Dansoman Carl Reindorf Park in...

Navy Keita’s strike earns win for Kotoko against Inter Allies

A second half strike from the penalty spot by Naby Keita was enough for Kotoko to beat Inter Allies in a match-day 12 encounter...

NLC directs SSA-UOG to suspend strike

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has directed the Senior Staff Association of Ghana-Universities of Ghana (SSA-UOG) to immediately call-off its strike action and resume...
Accra Sports Stadium

How Samuel Bio’s strike denied Kotoko the top spot

Asante Kotoko succumbed to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Aduana Stars in a match-day ten played at the Accra Sports Stadium on...

Forum threatens strike in solidarity with retirees

The Forum for Public Sector Registered Pensions Schemes has threatened a solidarity strike on October 28, this year, in demand for payment of past...

UG Senior Staff Association can’t strike on Monday

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has acquired a court order restraining the Senior Staff Association of the University of Ghana from embarking on its...

NLC obtains interlocutory injunction against GACL staff intended strike

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has obtained an interlocutory injunction against an intended strike by staff of the Ghana Airport Company Limited (GACL). Workers of...
German Bundesliga

Mainz squad strike in solidarity with suspended team-mate

By Oliver Trust While the German Bundesliga has witnessed several scandals since its founding in 1963, this week's internal...

Pepe strike fires Gremio to victory over rivals Internacional

A late goal from forward Pepe handed Gremio a 1-0 victory over Brazilian rivals Gremio in their Copa Libertadores Group E match on...

Nigerian labor union to stage strike over electricity tariff, fuel price hikes

Nigeria's organized labor is mobilizing for a general strike on Monday to protest over the federal government's refusal to reverse the hikes in...

Tanker Drivers in Buipe call off strike

Ghana National Petroleum Drivers' Union has called off its strike in Buipe, Savannah Region , following the assurance of the ...
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Nigerian doctors to commence nationwide strike action amid COVID-19

Resident doctors in Nigeria on Friday announced that it would embark on an indefinite nationwide strike from Monday, as the country continues to battle...

Nigerian resident doctors issue ultimatum for strike amid COVID-19 fight

Resident doctors in Nigeria have issued an ultimatum to embark on an indefinite strike if the government failed to address their demands within 14...

Angola teachers’ union calls off strike

Angola's Higher Education Teachers' Union (SINPES), which planned to go on strike from Friday over arrears, has suspended the action after an agreement with...

Central Region CLOSAG declares support for March 3 Strike

The Executive Council of the Central Regional chapter of the Civil and Local Government Staff Association, Ghana, (CLOSAG), has declared its unflinching support for...

Brazilian senator shot after confrontation with police on strike

Brazilian Senator Cid Gomes was shot in the chest in the northeastern Brazilian state of Ceara on Wednesday, as he tried to intervene in...
Nuclear missile test

Israel’s latest missile strike kills 12 pro-Iran fighters in Syria

As many as 12 pro-Iran fighters were killed on Thursday during the pre-dawn Israeli missile strikes on areas in southern Syria, a war monitor...

Staff in 74 UK universities to strike for 14 days amid pay disputes

Lecturers and other staff in Britain's 74 universities plan to stage a fresh round of strike for 14 days in February and March over...

Why there is no light despite strike being called off – Black Start!

On Wednesday 11th December, 2019, the power system collapsed, this time for a different but equally avoidable reason. The umbrella association for workers in...
South African airways

South African Airways reaches agreement with unions to end strike

South African Airways (SAA) announced on Friday that it has reached an agreement with trade unions to end a seven-day strike. The...
doctors shortage

211 doctors fired in Zimbabwe amid strike

Zimbabwe's Health Services Board (HSB) has to date fired 211 junior doctors at government hospitals since it began disciplinary hearings for the striking health...

Chicago teachers reach deal but strike continuous for lost days

The Chicago Teachers Union said its members voted to accept a tentative contract agreement but it won't end the strike until Mayor Lori Lightfoot...
Mr Abdul-Latif including other executives reading the statement

Northern Region CLOGSAG supports intended strike

The Northern Regional Council of the Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) has declared its support for a strike action later...

Zimbabwe junior doctors on strike over poor working conditions

Junior doctors at Zimbabwean public hospitals went on strike on Tuesday over poor working conditions. A source at the country's biggest referral...

Zimbabwean nurses issue notice to strike over salaries

Zimbabwean state nurses have issued a 14-day notice to go on strike, alleging that the government has failed to address their concerns over working...
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MOWAG hangs its intended strike

The Mortuary Workers Association Ghana (MOWAG) said it has suspended its intended strike, which was scheduled to take off on Wednesday, May 1. That, it...

S. Africa tax collection department threatens strike over salary differences

South African Revenue Services (SARS) employees will down tools on Thursday over salary disagreements, said the National Health, Education and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu). Nehawu...

Strike at Namibia zinc mine said to cost US$22 million

A strike that put operations at Skorpion Zinc Mine in southern Namibia 14 days behind schedule is anticipated to result in a 22 million...
mortuary Strike

Effia-Nkwanta and Other Hospital Staffs on Strike

Mortuary Workers within the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolis has joined the nationwide strike to press home their demands for better working conditions. A Visit to the Effia-Nkwanta...