Talking NHI with Lebo Mulaisi
Sexual Harassment in the workplace
HIV AIDS in the workplace
The role of Union Shopstewards with Alfred Mafuleka
Back 2 basics: Interview with Solly Phetoe

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NUM Press Statement

29 March 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers observed with grave concern the announcement by the State President in his 2017 State of the Nation Address that Eskom must fast track the signing of agreements with the Independent Power Producers.


NUM to hold a press conference today

29 March 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will hold a press conference today (Wednesday) at its headquarters in Johannesburg.


COSATU Free State commends the Appeal Court ruling on English as an official medium of instruction in the University of the Free State

29 March 2017

COSATU learned with a huge sigh of relief that the Bloemfontein based Supreme Court of Appeal has set aside the ruling of the High Court ,which declared the implementation of the language policy of the University of the Free State.


COSATU Free State commends Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality for acting against the racist comments on social media by one if its employees

29 March 2017

COSATU Free State had learned with disbelief and disgust through the social media the video clip ,which showed a racist white male patron abused an African Female patron in one of the chain restaurants in our country.


COSATU Free State mourns the passing of the legend Dr. Petrus Rantlai Molemela

29 March 2017

We are saddened by the passing of the legend Dr. Petrus Rantlai `Whitehead` Molemela. We are out of befitting words to describe the role played by Ntate Molemela more than just declaring him as a groundbreaker and a selfless leader.


SADTU Free State welcomes the Education Budget Speech

28 March 2017

The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Free State has noted with appreciation the budget speech presented by the honourable MEC for Education Tate Makgooe on the 27th March 2017.


POPCRU mourns the death of Isithwalandwe Ahmed Kathrada

28 March 2017

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) mourns the passing away of Isithwlandwe Ahmed Kathrada.


NEHAWU statement on the passing away of Uncle Kathy

28 March 2017

The National Education Health & Allied Workers Union [NEHAWU] has learned with great sadness of the passing away of a revolutionary freedom fighter, Isithwalandwe, former leader of the African National Congress [ANC] and of the South African Communist Party [SACP], Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada.


COSATU mourns the death of Ahmed Kathrada

28 March 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of people in South Africa to mourn the death of the ANC struggle stalwart Cde Ahmed Kathrada , who passed away in earlier this morning. We send our heartfelt condolences to his family, the ANC and his friends


Eskom cannot be used to promote people who want to destroy jobs

28 March 2017

This is a transcription of the speech delivered by the NUM president Piet Matosa during the NUM Highveld Women`s Structure Conference at the Holiday Inn Express in Pretoria.


COSATU on YouTube

Cosatu Solly Phetoe talks about vulnerable workers

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

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