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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.


Ann7tv Reporter reinstated after dismissal

09 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions acknowledges the revolutionary duties that Unions continues to deliver at the coal face for members.


COSATU NW condemns exploitation of media workers at the All Star FM

09 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West has been appraised by workers about high levels of exploitative acts meted against workers by All Star FM Station.


NUM to meet the Chamber of Mines today

08 October 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will be meeting the Chamber of Mines (COM) today at 12h00 for further coal sector negotiations. The NUM members in the coal sector are currently on strike which started last week Sunday.


SACTWU’s participation in COSATU’s National Protected Strike Action

07 October 2015

In early August 2015 the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) submitted a Section 77 notice - in terms of Section 77 (1) (b), in terms of the Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995 - to the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC).


SACP message of solidarity to the workers during the occasion of the COSATU-led national protest action on the World Day for Decent Work delivered by General Secretary Cde Blade Nzimande

07 October 2015

Today the SACP is joining Cosatu, millions of South African workers as well as billions throughout the world in the struggle for decent work. Neo


The workers have spoken and others should listen!

07 October 2015

The Federation salutes all the COSATU members and supporters, who have heeded the call for a one day National Strike today.


Coal mining companies should accede to the legitimate and fair demands of workers

07 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions {Cosatu} is fully behind the strike by its affiliate the National Union of Mine workers {NUM} in the coal mining sector. We find it deplorable that the worker’s reasonable and legitimate demands are being rejected by the employer.


COSATU on YouTube

Special National Congress

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

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