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COSATU calls for an investigation of the reports that the Tshwane political violence and vandalism was sponsored

22 June 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is deeply troubled by reports that imply that the violent incidents in Tshwane are sponsored by some leaders of the movement in collusion with tenderpreneurs.


The government and the Lily Mine management have betrayed the company`s employees

22 June 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted the response by the Lily Mine management to justify why they cannot afford to make available resources to rescue the trapped miners.


COSATU Western Cape statement on South African Rugby

22 June 2016

Cosatu welcomes the transformation in Rugby and sees this as a move in the right direction that unites our nation behind the Springboks. The Coach should be supported and given time to integrate the new style of play that is needed from South African Rugby, if we are to keep up with Southern Hemisphere style of Rugby.


COSATU KZN on Ethekwini Mayoral candidate

22 June 2016

COSATU KZN has not yet commented on individual mayoral candidates of the African National Congress.As much as we respect the opinions of journalists, it is unacceptable for them to attribute their views to COSATU.


NUM rejects Eskom`s 5,75% salary increase

21 June 2016

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has noted the arrogance showed by Eskom management in dealing with NUM during this year wage negotiations.The NUM totally rejects Eskom`s current pathetic and insulting offer of 5.75%.


SADTU to train intermediate phase lead teachers

21 June 2016

SADTU, through its Curtis Nkondo Professional Development Institute (SCNPDI) will hold a three-day training workshop for close to 130 intermediate phase lead teachers.


COSATU Mpumalanga commends the Human Rights Commission for investigating the Lily Mine disaster and the seven month strike at Umbhaba Estate

21 June 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga held a very successful meeting with the Human Right Commissions to discuss about the Lily Mine disaster and the seven month old farm workers strike at Umbhaba Estate.


COSATU Northern Cape holds listening campaign for workers

21 June 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape will be convening the Regional Shop Steward Councils in all five regions in the Northern Cape as part of extending our listening campaign to the broader membership.


COSATU condemns political violence and killings over the ANC list processes

21 June 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions congratulates all mayoral candidates for the country`s metropolitan cities that have been announced by the African National Congress ,to represent the movement in the upcoming local 2016 government elections.


COSATU Free State is saddned by the death of a mineworker in Phakisa Shaft owned by Harmony

20 June 2016

We have learned with sadness about the passing of a mineworker at Phakisa Shaft owned by Harmony in Welkom on Saturday 18, 2016.


COSATU on YouTube

Cosatu Gauteng Press Brief Mayoral list 2016

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COSATU protest march in Cape Town
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