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2,000 dismissed farm workers at Umbhaba Estates still unemployed since 2015

23 March 2018

COSATU National Office Bearers, the Mpumalanga government leadership from the Premier`s Office and also the Department of Land and Rural Development met with the Umbhaba Estates farm workers around Komatipoort, in Mpumalanga, to brief them about developments to their labour case.


NUM members at Optimum Coal and Koornfontein Mines are not paid their March salaries

23 March 2018

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) strongly condemns the Business Rescue Practitioner (BRP) at both Optimum Coal and Koornfontein mines for failing to pay the employees salaries last night after repeated promises.


SADTU North West calls for calm and non-violence in schools as teachers face onslaught from learners and communities

23 March 2018

SADTU in the North West has noted with great shock and concern the sporadic violence in our schools and physical attacks on teachers. The latest incident happened at Rearabilwe Secondary School in Ntsweletsoku, Zeerust area last Friday. Two learners, who were suspended for violating the school`s code of conduct, mobilised and attacked the educators in the school premises.


NUM is worried that 79 mineworkers were trapped underground yesterday at Sibanye Stillwater Kloof Mine

23 March 2018

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is concerned and worried that 79 mineworkers were yesterday trapped underground at Kloof Thuthukani Shaft in Westonaria. The incident happened at 4 pm in the afternoon after the material car fell into the shaft and led to workers being trapped underground. The workers were rescued at 9 pm last night.


NEHAWU to brief media on march to North West Legislature

18 March 2018

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers` Union [NEHAWU] in the North West Province will this coming Tuesday [March 20, 2018] as part of its Provincial Day of Action march to the North West Provincial Legislature to deliver a memoranda of demands in relation to the crisis currently engulfing the Department of Health in the Province.


Workers at SASOL are up in arms - CEPPWAWU takes the lead

16 March 2018

On Monday 19 March 2018 CEPPWAWU Members in the employ of SASOL Group will embark on a protest march against their employer. Their memorandum of demands will be delivered to the Company`s head office in Sandton at about 11h00 in the morning. These workers waited for the past ten years to benefit from the proceeds of the Company`s BBBEE empowerment scheme known as Inzalo Share Scheme. This will no longer happen because according to the Company share trading did not do well resulting in Inzalo shares yielding no returns.


POPCRU Post-Collective Bargaining and Policy Conference Media briefing invite

16 March 2018

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) will be holding a post-Collective Bargaining and Policy Conference to publicly communicate key decisions taken through this event.


NEHAWU statement on the vilifying of our member at Beitbridge Port of Entry

15 March 2018

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers` Union [NEHAWU] in Limpopo Province has noted the social media frenzy around a video that has gone viral on social media which shows our female member allegedly fiddling with her cell phone while on duty.


COSATU calls on SALGA to present a new and improved offer at SALGBC to avert a devastating strike

15 March 2018

The Congress of South African Trade Unions calls on the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) to take seriously the ongoing wage negotiations in the Local Government Bargaining Council (SALGBC).The federation is perturbed by the indifferent approach and pitiful offer that has been presented to the workers so far by SALGA after three rounds of wage negotiations.


NEHAWU to march to Gauteng Deparment of Health

15 March 2018

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers` Union [NEHAWU] in the Gauteng Province will tomorrow march to both the Gauteng Department of Health and the Office of the Premier to deliver a memoranda of demands.


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