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COSATU is fully behind the planned NEHAWU National strike at the TVET and CET colleges

12 February 2019

The Congress of South African Trade Unions fully supports the upcoming NEHAWU national strike in all the Technical and Vocational Education and Training [TVET] and Community Education and Training [CET] colleges in the country. This indefinite strike will on the 14th February 2019.


POPCRU supports COSATU national day of action

12 February 2019

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) fully supports the COSATU national day of action to take place across the country tomorrow, 13th of February 2019.


SACCAWUs support Cosatu`s call for a National Strike on 13th February 2019

12 February 2019

As we draw close to the 13th February 2019Day of National Strike led by our Federation COSATU, amid the rising socio-economic challenges that confront labour movement in the country, SACCAWU adds her voice to encourage our members, potential members and broadly all working class organisations and progressive civic formations and the poor to throw their weight behind this call and form part of all organised marches across the country.


COSATU in the Northern Cape ready for the National Strike on Wednesday 13th February 2019

12 February 2019

Cosatu in the Northern Cape is more than ready for a big march in the Province. All COSATU affiliates will assemble at the open area close to the KEMO Hotel in Kimberley for a march that is scheduled to start at 09:00


COSATU to make a submission on SAPS Anti-Gang Strategy to Parliament today at 10 am

12 February 2019

COSATU and POPCRU will present their proposals on how to strengthen the fight against gangs to the National Assembly`s Portfolio Committee on Police`s public hearings at 10 am, Tuesday, 12 February, S35, NCOP, Parliament.


COSATU to make a submission to Parliament on Financial Matters and Banks Amendment Bills Today

12 February 2019

COSATU will present its submissions on the Financial Matters Amendment and Banks Amendment Bills to the National Assembly`s Standing Committee on Finance at 10 am Tuesday, 12 February, V454, Parliament.


SAMWU supports COSATU National Strike, urges members to attend

11 February 2019

The South African Municipal Workers` Union (SAMWU) as an affiliate of the Congress of the South African Trade Unions (COSATU) stands fully behind the upcoming National Strike organised by our federation. The National Strike will be taking place on Wednesday, 13th February 2019.


SADTU supports COSATU national strike

11 February 2019

The South African Democratic Teachers` Union (SADTU) the largest trade union in the education sector in South Africa, fully supports COSATU`s national strike on 13 February 2019.


CEPPWAWU Calls For Total Shutdown Against Privatisation, Retrenchment and Imperialism

11 February 2019

The Chemical, Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers Union (CEPPWAWU) an affiliate of COSATU, has taken note of the recent developments both domestically and internationally ranging from the SONA delivered by President Cyril Ramaphosa, some key and disturbing announcements as well as the international situation with respects to Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Venezuela


COSATU Limpopo ready for the National Strike

11 February 2019

The Congress of South African Trade Unions wish to hereby declare its readiness for the National Strike which will be in a form of a Provincial March planned as follows:


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