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

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“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.


NEHAWU totally rejects e-tolls

22 May 2015

NEHAWU has noted with disdain the outcome of the consultation process, where government revealed a new amended process with regard to e-tolls.


COSATU congratulates Public Service Trade Union on signing a wage agreement

22 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions congratulates the public service Trade Unions for signing on a wage agreement for the Year 2015/2016.


COSATU Statement on ‘New E-tolls Dispensation’ announced

21 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted the announcement done yesterday, the 20th May 2015 by the Deputy President of the Republic, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa on a new dispensation of the implementation of Gauteng Freeways, commonly known as ‘e-tolls system’


COSATU urges workers to participate in Africa Day activities

21 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions urges all workers across all provinces to participate in Africa Day activities.


COSATU calls on Minister of Mineral Resources to take strong action against lack of transformation in mining industry

21 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) notes the unnecessary confusion created by the Chamber of Mines (COM) in relation to the transformation of the mining industry in line with the Mining Charter ownership targets.


COSATU Limpopo supports striking CWU MTN Members

21 May 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Limpopo is in full support of the striking Communication Workers Union members working for MTN in the province.


COSATU Public Service Unions sign collective agreements bringing to an end the 2015/2016 wage negotiations.

21 May 2015

The seven COSATU Public Service Unions - SADTU, NEHAWU, POPCRU, DENOSA, SAMA, PAWUSA and SASAWU, yesterday signed some agreements in the Public Service Co-ordinating Bargaining Council (PSCBC), bringing to an end, a long-drawn-out and tough negotiation process that lasted for eight months


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