MMC for Corporate Services Cllr Chantal Gomes along with HR officials were today on the 23rd of August at the first leg of their roadshow to assist residents with registering their CV’s and explaining how to apply for vacancies advertised at the Midvaal local municipality.

This road show comes after statistics South Africa has just announced an unemployment rate decrease of 0,6% in the second quarter of 2022.This means that the current unemployment rate is at 33.9% from the first quarter’s which was 34.5%.

Statistics South Africa released the quarterly labour force survey for the second quarter of 2022 this morning.

Statistician-General Risenga Maluleleke says there has been an increase in employment of in the second quarter which is in fact great news if one takes a look at the first quarter.” she said.

Report by: Cornelius D. Mofokeng.