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CAREER-JOBS

A "successful job" application as a cashier at Makro ended in tears

A lady recently caused a stir on social media after sharing what happened after applying for a job as a cashier. The lady mentioned that everything looked legit from the application process to receiving the job offer. She mentioned on her caption that it took time before she realized it was a scam.

  20 hours ago ago
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CAREER-JOBS

Beware of the Makro scam

People have no shame using a big company like Makro to scam people, knowing very well that we have a high rate of unemployment and most people are desperate for jobs. I think people should know by now that no job should be paid for but again we are living in desperate times were people would do anything to be employed, some would go as far as to sleep with the recruitment team just for them to feed their families.

  23 hours ago ago
Beware of the Makro scam

LIFESTYLE

People ask for Ladies Traditional Doctor After she Claims she has won 3 Cars over the Years

Some people are a lucky in this world and others are very lucky, so lucky that it would even make person doubt themselves and even think that they were only meant to suffer in this world. There is a saying that most successful people like to say, and it goes something like, there is not such thing as lucky, but luck is where opportunity meets preparation, coupled with a bit of hard work and constancy.

  14 days ago ago
People ask for Ladies Traditional Doctor After she Claims she has won 3 Cars over the Years

EDUCATION

Alcohol Won't be sold to pupils, says education department| Just in

Customers buy liquor at Makro in Crown Mines, Johannesburg on 18 August 2020. Picture: Tracy Lee Stark The Department of Basic Education has given lucidity concerning the proposition of selling liquor on school premises during private capacities to raise reserves, following a reaction over the matter.

  1 month ago ago
Alcohol Won't be sold to pupils, says education department| Just in

SOCIETY

CIT Lords taken down, SAPS rifles recovered

The nation of South Africa on the 13th of October 2021 received some news which showed the hood results that can come out of collective effort. If the nation is to ever overcome the threat being posed by criminals, teamwork and collaboration between the various stakeholders is key to achieving this goal.

  3 months ago ago
CIT Lords taken down, SAPS rifles recovered

JUSTICE

Bad news reported by public workers as of friday

Laborers will begin an endless strike on Friday at all gathering organizations possessed by Walmart-drove Massmart Holdings in South Africa, their association said, making one more issue at the retailer battling to turn around. The South African Commercial Catering and Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU), an offshoot of the incredible association COSATU lined up with the overseeing African National Congress, said it will initiate the strike from November 19 at all Massmart organizations.

  2 months ago ago
Bad news reported by public workers as of friday

JUSTICE

SACCAWU ends strike against Massmart Group

The South African Consumer, Catering and, Allied Workers Union (Saccawu) has introduced an quit to its strike at Massmart's shops on Monday. The labour movement become over wages and unilateral changes to working situations by way of the Massmart organization. The Massmart Group of companies include Mass Warehouse (Makro, Game, Makro Fruitspot); Massbuild – (Builders Warehouse, Builders Express, Builders Trade Depot, Builders Superstores); Mass Cash – (Rhino Cash and Carry, Jumbo Cash and Carry, Cambridge) representing 229 stores nationally.

  28 days ago ago
SACCAWU ends strike against Massmart Group

SOCIETY

Makro Provides Clarity On Rumours About Death Of 7 People Inside Of A Makro Cold Store Room

Any business or brand cannot afford to exprience one thing, which is bad publicity. Especially if it runs mainly through Twitter. Via Twitter news travels very fast and can lead up to thing such cancel so and so. Which can be damaging for sales. Which maybe the reason why Makro acted so fast to clear the news of there being people who had died during the free Zuma unrest that happened a few weeks ago.

  5 months ago ago
Makro Provides Clarity On Rumours About Death Of 7 People Inside Of A Makro Cold Store Room

ECONOMY-FINANCE

IN SHOCK:Bad news about Makro in Durban

Durban and Pietermaritzburg citizens will should take an extended street ride in the event that they plan to do any in-save buying at Makro shops soon. Brian Leroni, senior vice chairman of company affairs at Massmart, has advised MyBroadband it'll take months to restore the harm inflicted at the organization’s shops in KwaZulu-Natal.

  5 months ago ago
IN SHOCK:Bad news about Makro in Durban

JUSTICE

Retail workers are expected to cause a huge strike ahead of Black Friday sales.

On the last Friday of November consistently, customers race to retail outlets to exploit Black Friday deals. Notwithstanding, the Black Friday celebrations of 2021 might be required to be postponed for laborers and clients of Massmart bunch retailers. This as the South African Commercial Catering And Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU) have reported that a cross country strike will begin this coming friday.

  2 months ago ago
Retail workers are expected to cause a huge strike ahead of Black Friday sales.

SOCIETY

In Shock : Look At What SAPS Are Doing With Recovered Looted Goods

Source Twitter.com https://twitter.com/MrHandsome_ZA/status/1423989329576267781?s=19 The arrest of Jacob Zuma this past month caused a lot of of tension in South Africa especially in the KZN .This resulted in violent protests and lootings that later spread to the rest of the country. Angry South Africans mobilized and started lootings their local malls.

  5 months ago ago
In Shock : Look At What SAPS Are Doing With Recovered Looted Goods

POLITICS

Latest on Jacob Zuma's Prison Stay, He Has Spent 27 days in Jail and this could happen to him soon

Newsflash Media 02 August 2021 Former president Jacob Zuma has so far spent 27 days at the Estcourt Correctional Centre, his imprisonment follows his being found in contempt of court by the Constitutional Court for his refusal to appear before the Zondo Commission to give evidence in the state capture commission.

  5 months ago ago
Latest on Jacob Zuma's Prison Stay, He Has Spent 27 days in Jail and this could happen to him soon

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Game and Makro owner sells some of its businesses to Shoprite in R1.3bn deal

Walmart-possessed Massmart reported the offer of Cambridge Food, Rhino and Massfresh to Shoprite for an absolute thought of R1.360 billion. Shoprite is purchasing Cambridge Food business and Rhino Cash and Carry business (56 supermarkets, including 43 nearby alcohol stores); the Fruitspot business and Massfresh Meat business (four offices); and 12 Masscash Cash and Carry stores.

  5 months ago ago
Game and Makro owner sells some of its businesses to Shoprite in R1.3bn deal

JUSTICE

Bad news reported by public workers as of friday

Laborers will begin an endless strike on Friday at all gathering organizations possessed by Walmart-drove Massmart Holdings in South Africa, their association said, making one more issue at the retailer battling to turnaround. The South African Commercial Catering and Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU), a member of the amazing association COSATU lined up with the overseeing African National Congress, said it will initiate the strike from November 19 at all Massmart organizations.

  2 months ago ago
Bad news reported by public workers as of friday

POLITICS

Latest on Jacob Zuma's Prison Stay, He Has Spent 27 days in Jail and this could happen to him soon

Former President Jacob Zuma has spent 27 days at the Estcourt Correctional Centre since the Constitutional Court found him in contempt of court for refusing to appear before the Zondo Commission to testify in the state capture investigation. Following the former statesman's arrest last month, widespread mayhem and unrest ensued, with hundreds of shops looted, as well as warehouses and large retailers such as Makro.

  5 months ago ago
Latest on Jacob Zuma's Prison Stay, He Has Spent 27 days in Jail and this could happen to him soon

SOCIETY

Cost Of Damage And Looting In KZN During The Unrest Is Estimated At R2 Billion|Sihle Zikalala

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala says the preliminary costs of damage following the unrest and looting in KZN is estimated at R2 billion. "The current estimated cost of damages and relief required for the sector departments is R2 billion whereas the municipal damages require R74 million. The interim financial implications for the organs of state is R2.1 billion," Zikalala said on Tuesday.

  5 months ago ago
Cost Of Damage And Looting In KZN During The Unrest Is Estimated At R2 Billion|Sihle Zikalala

JUSTICE

New Information Linked To The Massmart Strike Has Been Revealed To The Public

https://ewn.co.za/2021/12/06/nationwide-massmart-strike-enters-third-week?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - There is still no apparent resolution to the pay debate between the South African Commercial, Catering and Allied Workers' Union (Saccawu) and Massmart. The cross country wage strike has now entered its third week. Individuals associated with Saccawu are requesting a R500 compensation increment in all cases, while the retail goliath - which possesses stores including Makro, Game and Builders Warehouse - is offering R320.

  1 month ago ago
New Information Linked To The Massmart Strike Has Been Revealed To The Public

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Durban and Pietermaritzburg residents to do without Makro stores after destroying KZN outlets

Durban and Pietermaritzburg inhabitants should go on a lengthy, difficult experience outing on the off chance that they intend to do any in-store shopping at Makro stores soon. Brian Leroni, senior VP of corporate issues at Massmart, has revealed to MyBroadband it will require a very long time to fix the harm caused on the organization's two outlets in KwaZulu-Natal.

  5 months ago ago
Durban and Pietermaritzburg residents to do without Makro stores after destroying KZN outlets

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Game owner Massmart finalises acquisition deal with OneCart

https://www.news24.com/fin24/Companies/Retail/game-owner-massmart-finalises-acquisition-deal-with-onecart-20211006 Makro and Game proprietor Massmart, has gained a controlling stake in internet shopping and conveyance stage, OneCart. On Wednesday, Massmart declared that it agreed to gain 87.5% of OneCart in the wake of advising the market that the two players had been arranging the exchange in August.

  3 months ago ago
Game owner Massmart finalises acquisition deal with OneCart

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Game owner Massmart aims for a boost with bid for online shopping and delivery service OneCart

https://www.news24.com/fin24/Companies/Retail/game-owner-massmart-aims-for-a-boost-with-bid-for-online-shopping-and-delivery-service-onecart-20210825 Game and Builders Warehouse proprietor Massmart is focusing on web based business development with a potential new arrangement to procure a greater part stake in internet shopping and conveyance administration OneCart. It reported on Wednesday morning that "exchanges are at a high level stage and Massmart is cheerful to finish up conversations in the coming weeks forthcoming conclusion of a couple of key issue."

  4 months ago ago
Game owner Massmart aims for a boost with bid for online shopping and delivery service OneCart