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COSATU North West welcomes the resolve of a wage dispute at Tswaing Municipality

13 October 2015

The Congress of South Africa Trade Union in the North West has welcomed the resolving of the wage negotiations with the Tswaing Municipality at Ngaka Modire Molema District Municipality.


NEHAWU cautiously welcomes the call for lifestyle audits for public servants

13 October 2015

NEHAWU has noted the recommendations made by the recent National General Council of the ANC calling for the intensification of fight against corruption in the public and the private sectors. The proposal that government should conduct lifestyle audits for all employees of the state and its related entities has the support of our union.


COSATU fully behind SADTU’s decision to reject ANA in its current form

13 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted that the 4th ANC National General Council has called on the department of Basic Education to go ahead with the implementation of the Annual National Assessment.


NUM concludes a three-year wage deal with Pan African Resources (Evander Gold Mine) today

13 October 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) signed a 3 - year wage agreement today with Pan African Resources (Evander Gold Mine) under the auspices of the Chamber of Mines.


COSATU to make its submission on the Criminal Amendment Bill tomorrow

12 October 2015

COSATU will present its submission on the Criminal Matters Amendment Bill to Parliament’s public hearings tomorrow, Tuesday, 13 October 2015.We welcome the tabling of the Criminal Matters Amendment Bill in Parliament.


Upcoming 3rd SA Nurses' Conference to discuss NHI, traditional health practitioners and gross shortage of nurses in the country

12 October 2015

The upcoming 3rd South African Nurses’ Conference looks set to tackle the contemporary nursing issues and policies, including identifying the role and scope of nurses in tackling the newly-adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by United Nations General Assembly as the post-2015 global agenda.


COSATU North West on the Swartruggens toll gate

12 October 2015

The announcement by the Minister of Transport ,Ms Dipuo Peters that all local motorists and frequent users, will qualify for the same discount as is currently enjoyed by farmers, at the Swartruggens toll plaza has the support of the federation in the province.


Farm workers and farm dwellers are invited to a mass meeting

09 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in North West and its affiliate Fawu ,working with the human rights commission, land affairs, home affairs and the department of labour ;will be convening mass meeting for farm workers and farm dwellers, to discuss issues of human rights, land rights and labour rights.


NEHAWU Limpopo on the arrest of Shopstewards

09 October 2015

NEHAWU in the province of Limpopo has noted the growing tendency adopted by the different departments in the province, of ignoring workers grievances over the past few years.


COSATU reject the proposal for the reduction of existing public holidays

09 October 2015

COSATU welcomes the Gauteng Premier, David, Makhura’s statement that his administration will not support the call for the scrapping of Good Friday or Easter Monday as public holidays.


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COSATU protest march in Cape Town
Cosatu Rolling Mass Action against e-Tolls, Nov 2013

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