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Shopsteward Volume 24 No. 1. May Day Special Edition 2015

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COSATU congratulates the SACP on its 94th Anniversary

30 July 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of working class communities in South African and across the globe to celebrate the 94th Anniversary since the The South African Communist Party (SACP) was founded on 30 July 1921 as the Communist Party of South Africa (CPSA).


NUM signed a 3-year wage agreement with Northam Platinum

30 July 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) signed a substantive 3- year wage agreement today with Northam Platinum. The NUM represents the majority of employees in the bargaining units, Categories 2 – 8 and 9 - 10.


Police must no longer die with their guns in hand-POPCRU

30 July 2015

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) is frantic about the recent spate of Police killings having taken place over the last month.


SAMWU disgusted at corruption in CoJ Project

30 July 2015

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is disgusted at the reported corruption in the project Jozi @ Work as reported in the media. The City of Johannesburg has budgeted over R1 billion for this project which will see the delivery of municipal services being delivered by co-operatives instead of municipalities- who are the legal entity for the delivery of basic services in the country.


COSATU Western Cape to strike against Prasa and MetroRail

30 July 2015

COSATU Western Cape Provincial Office-bearers will launch the NEDLAC Section 77 Application to strike against PRASA and METRORAIL for the dismal state of the rail services in Cape Town


COSATU Statement on Statistics South Africa Quarterly Labour Force Survey for Q2: 2015

29 July 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions notes the release of the statistical figures on quarterly labour force survey (LFS) figures by Statistics South Africa [StatsSA] with scorn.


We demand accountability from North West Provincial Government Department

29 July 2015

The planned march planned, by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) in the province of North West, on the 30th of July 2015, will receive total support from NEHAWU in the province.


COSATU Statement on the Transport Crisis

29 July 2015

The Congress of the South African Trade Unions (COSATU) is deeply concerned about the latest developments in the nation’s transport system.


COSATU Gauteng ready to convene its 12th Provincial Congress next week, at Standard Bank Arena, Johannesburg

29 July 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Gauteng will be convening its 12th Provincial Congress under the Theme “Rebuilding and Repositioning COSATU to Advance its Unity and Cohesion in Defense of the Working Class”


SADTU and SIHOLD Mandela Day

29 July 2015

The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) and its investment company (SIHOLD) will celebrate International Nelson Mandela Day in the North West Province on Friday


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