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COSATU North West to participate in NEHAWU North West-led march against health crisis

05 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West supports its affiliate, NEHAWU North West to lead a march against dwindling health provision in the province.


COSATU North West deeply concerned with non-payment of Aurora workers

05 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West is worried that the Directors of Aurora continues with their delaying tactics to pay what is due to the mineworkers


Speech delivered by COSATU President, Cde Sdumo Dlamini at the COSATU Gauteng Provincial Congress held at Ellis Park Indoor Arena, Johannesburg on the 4th August 2015

04 August 2015

Please accept warm and revolutionary greetings from your fighting federation COSATU Comrades we meet in this Provincial Congress after a successful Alliance Summit in which as the movement under the leadership of the ANC, we entered into a process of purging ourselves as part of a process to reposition the alliance to lead the struggle for a more radical phase of our transition.


SADTU Principalsí Seminar on violence in schools to be held in KwaZulu Natal

04 August 2015

More than 300 principals from KwaZulu-Natal, who are SADTU members, are expected to attend the Unionís Principalsí Seminar to deal with violence in schools.


NUM position on retrenchments in the mining industry

04 August 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) welcomes the decision by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) to issue Section 93(b) to Glencore to suspend operations with immediate effect at Optimum Coal Mine in Mpumalanga.


COSATU to picket at the Free Market Foundation offices, Bryanston on Friday, 12h00

03 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union will lead a picket at the Free Market Foundation Offices in Bryanston. Many workers remain outside collective bargaining councils facing precarious working conditions and low wages meted against them by intransigent employers.


COSATU President scheduled to address Gauteng Provincial Congress tomorrow at Johannesburg-Media urged to collect accreditation at COSATU House, Today

03 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions President, Comrade Sdumo Dlamini is scheduled to address Gauteng Provincial Congress tomorrow, 4th August 2015 at the Standard Bank Arena, Johannesburg


SAMWU Press Conference

03 August 2015

The South African Municipal Workersí Union (SAMWU) will be holding an ordinary Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting from the 5th to 7th August 2015.


COSATU WC rejects Media 24 Apology

03 August 2015

The apology from Media 24 for their support of racist policies and Apartheid in the past rings hollow and is rejected by COSATU Western Cape.


Mayor and Premier continues the big lie in Manenberg

03 August 2015

The problem of all the townships are the same, with drugs and gangs being the worst, but shortage of housing and lack of facilities in education also plays a big part. This fact alone would point to the need for a comprehensive plan for the entire Cape Flats.


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