Alexandra was shutdown by protestors on Wednesday demanding that the deterioration of the township be stopped.
Thousands of Cosatu-affiliated union members marched through the streets of South Africa against job losses, crisis at Eskom and high cost of living.
The authorities charged with investigating the perpetrators of the Marikana massacre are unable to the job for lack of funding – and evidently for a lack of political will.
SAFTU has condemned the 3-year wage agreement that has been signed by Cosatu affliates in the public sector.
The safety of patients and health workers at the Alexandra Community Health Centre has been suddenly thrown into doubt following the fatal stabbing of a patient there almost two weeks ago.