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Shopsteward Volume 24 No. 1. May Day Special Edition 2015

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NUM Statement on Africa Day

25 May 2015

The Africa Day gives Africans the time to celebrate Africa's successes and to reflect on its problems and challenges. One of the most dominant stories of 2015 is the recent xenophobic violence in South Africa.


COSATU Special CEC resumes today at COSATU House, Braamfontein

25 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions to hold its Special Central Executive Committee meeting from the 25th-27th May 2015 at COSATU House, Braamfontein from 09h00.


NUM calls on Good Hope Construction to come to the negotiation table and stop spreading malicious information

24 May 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in the Western Cape region calls upon Good Hope Construction (GHC) to stop spreading malicious propaganda, but work towards resolving the current stalemate between the company and NUM members.


COSATU dispute falsehood spread for narrow and minimalist ultra vires motives by Mr. Ntola-COSATU Statement on former union leader diatribe about public service wage agreement

24 May 2015

The Congress of South Africa Trade Union notes with regret the unfortunate statements made the dismissed former leader of the Teacher’s Union, Mr Thobile Ntola.


COSATU calls for African Industrialisation on Africa Day

24 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins all billion of African citizenry to celebrate Africa Day on the 25th May 2015.


A Response to Ntola-POPCRU

23 May 2015

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) notes the statement attributed to one Thobile Ntola of SAPSU, a corrupt and disgraced former South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) leader who exited bitterly from a position he abused after being found guilty on several charges of corruption.


SADTU condemns Sapsu’s attack on COSATU Public Service Unions wage agreement

23 May 2015

The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) strongly condemns the so called South African public service union's (Sapsu) anarchist view on the public service wage negotiation deal signed by COSATU Public Service Unions this week. Sapsu's Thobile Ntola’s rant and rave does not come as a surprise to us. His myopic view that public sector workers have been sold out is pure baseless drivel driven by his utter contempt for the ANC and its Alliance partners.


“Without Revolutionary theory, there can be no Revolutionary Movement.”-COSATU congratulate Shopstewards on their graduation at UCT and UWC

22 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has congratulated Shopstewards and Officials, who graduated today from DITSELA in partnership with the University of Western Cape and University of Cape Town on various programmes such as Labour Law, Political Economy, Organizer Skills, Leading and Managing Trade Unions, Women Leadership and Educator Development at St Georges Conference Centre, at Irene.


POPCRU fully behind Operation Fiela

22 May 2015

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) affirms its full support for Operation Fiela and acknowledges its success rate achieved thus far.


SATAWU maintains e-tolls must be scrapped because they are anti-working class

22 May 2015

The SA Transport and Allied Workers Union (SATAWU) maintains its position that e-tolls must be scrapped.


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