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Post-NUM-YS Committee Meeting Press Statement

22 May 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers Youth Structure (NUM-YS) held its 2nd National Youth Committee this year on the 19th-20th May 2017 at Elijah Barayi Memorial Training Centre (EBMTC) in Midrand.


COSATU Post SCEC media briefing tomorrow at 12:30

22 May 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is convening a one day Special Central Executive Committee meeting today the 22nd of May 2017, to finalise the preparations for the upcoming COSATU Central Committee. The meeting will also do an assessment of the 2017 May Day celebrations and also prepare for an Alliance Political Council meeting. The federation will be communicating the outcomes of its SCEC meeting in a media briefing to be convened as follows:


NEHAWU ends strike at Rhodes University

19 May 2017

The National Education Health and Allied Workers` Union [NEHAWU] has concluded negotiations on salary and allowance adjustment and accepted the revised offer from the management of the Rhodes University thus ending the strike.


NEHAWU preparing for strike at University of Pretoria

18 May 2017

The National Education Health and Allied Workers Union [NEHAWU] has served the management of the University of Pretoria with a notice to strike on Monday, 15 May 2017 as required by law.


SAMWU Intensifies Mangaung Strike

18 May 2017

The South African Municipal Workers` Union (SAMWU) will be intensifying its strike action at the Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality. The intensification of the strike action follows the arrogance of the employer which have led to todays` Special Local Labor Forum (LLF) collapsing.


COSATU KZN congratulates SADTU for a successful provincial congress

18 May 2017

COSATU in the Province of KwaZulu Natal congratulates SADTU, our union in the Education Sector for a successful l, revolutionary and democratic Provincial Conference held from 11th - 14th May 2017.As COSATU ,we are proud of the high quality standards and excellence in the level of organization and unity showed in this Provincial Conference by the leadership and conference delegates of our teachers union.


Post NUM NEC a Press Statement

18 May 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) special National Executive Committee (NEC) met on the 16th of May 2017 at the Elijah Barayi Memorial Training Centre (EBMTC), in Midrand and among other things deliberated are the following;


COSATU Northern Cape statement on the alleged corruption that led to the provincial cabinet reshuffle on the eve of the provincial conference

18 May 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape noted the excuse made by the Premier of the Province for the unilateral cabinet reshuffling that was made on the eve of the 08th Provincial Conference that was held from 11 to 14 May 2017 as well as the hypocrisy of the national leadership of the ANC Women`s League in relation to this factional action by the Premier.


COSATU Northern statement on the accident of Petra Diamonds` employees

18 May 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape has learned with shock about a car accident involving fifteen mineworkers in Kimberley. It is alleged that a mini bus taxi that these workers were travelling in collided with another vehicle leading to these injuries.


NUM Central Committee gathering to be held at Saint George Hotel in Pretoria

18 May 2017

The Central Committee (CC) of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), the biggest decision-making body of the organisation outside congress will meet on the 8th to 9th June 2017 at the Saint George Hotel in Pretoria. The CC rally will be held on the 10th of June 2017 in Rustenburg. Over 700 delegates from the branches of the NUM throughout South Africa will attend.


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