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POPCRU mourns the passing on of Judge Essa Moosa

27 February 2017

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) mourns the death of one of the most committed human rights activists our country has had within the struggle for a democratic country and beyond.


Members of the media are invited for a Cosatu CEC meeting Photo-Opportunity at 10:00am today

27 February 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Union has a three day Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting starting today on the 27th February to the 1st March 2017 at COSATU House, Braamfontein. The CEC will be duly attended by all COSATU affiliated unions and will, amongst others, deliberate on Organizational, Socio-Economic, Political, and International issues affecting the workers and the working class.


NUM to march at Diro Manganese mine in Kuruman

26 February 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will on the 28th February 2016 march to Diro Manganese Mine in Kuruman to present a memorandum of demands. The march will start at 10 am and the memorandum will be handed over at 12 pm.


COSATU profoundly disagrees with the ANC`s decision to send Brian Molefe to parliament

24 February 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions expresses its profound disapproval of the decision by the ANC to send Brian Molefe to parliament ,as a new Member of Parliament. The federation views this appointment as regrettable and unhelpful because Brian Molefe remains tainted by the Public Protector`s state capture report. He left some unanswered questions at Eskom and the people of this country deserve some answers from him


COSATU appalled by the ongoing xenophobic violence

24 February 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) strongly condemns the deplorable action of the criminal elements, who are attacking other African nationals in South Africa. This behaviour is fast getting out of hand and must be dealt with once and for all


COSATU condemns the Johannesburg mayor for treating workers with disdain

24 February 2017

COSATU in Gauteng supports the hundreds of workers, who marched to the City of Johannesburg to defend their jobs ,as a result of the decision by the mayor Herman Mashaba to discontinue the Jozi@Work program. We are worried about the posture taken by the City to reverse all progressive interventions ,which are directed to the poor of the poorest.


COSATU condemns the xenophobic attacks directed at African refugees

24 February 2017

COSATU in Gauteng is worried by renewed violence against foreign nationals in Gauteng, particularly in Johannesburg and Tshwane.


SAMWU welcomes Bargaining Council Ruling on CoJ Recognition

23 February 2017

The South African Municipal Workers` Union (SAMWU) in the Johannesburg Greater Region notes and welcomes the ruling regarding the representation and status of the union at the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.


COSATU Post-CEC media briefing on Thursday next week

23 February 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Union will convene its ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting next week ,starting on the 27th February to the 1st March 2017 at COSATU House, Braamfontein


SATAWU makes its views known on Molefe and Budget 2017

23 February 2017

South African Transport and Workers` Union (SATAWU) welcomes the swearing-in of former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe as Member of Parliament.


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