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SADTU Eastern Cape media alert

19 October 2016

SADTU in the Eastern Cape will hold a media briefing whereby the Union will outline, among others, the challenges facing education in the province and the application to the High Court by the Eastern Cape Department of Education to oblige SADTU to cooperate with the Department on matters related to the distribution of teacher posts. All media are welcome.


COSATU KZN congratulates the newly elected SATAWU KZN leadership

19 October 2016

SATAWU in KZN province held its Special Provincial Congress on Saturday, 15 October 2016, and elected the following Comrades:


NUM opposes the take over of Anglo American Platinum operations by Sibanye Gold

19 October 2016

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) does not welcome take over of Anglo American Platinum operations in Rustenburg by Sibanye Gold at the start of November this year.


SADTU Limpopo holds a successful Provincial General Council Meeting

19 October 2016

SADTU Limpopo Province recently held its Provincial General Council meeting on 03-04 October 2016 at Magoebaskloof Hotel in Tzaneen; amongst their resolutions made; the following are flagged:


SADTU Western Cape Statement on reports of violence and intimidation during the Systemic Evaluation Campaign

18 October 2016

The South African Democratic Teachers` Union in the Western Cape would like to distance itself from news reports indicating that some of our members were involved in acts of violence and intimidation at some schools in the province. We condemn the use of violence in the strongest terms; however we make no secret of the fact that we are driving the campaign aimed at drawing the attention of WCED to stop administering these systemic tests.


The 2014 Labour Law Amendments - Any Improvements for Workers? Tune in to SAfm at 10.00am tomorrow

18 October 2016

Tune in to "WORKERS ON WEDNESDAY" tomorrow at 10.00am on SAfm (106.6) to listen to Bheki Ntshalintshali COSATU General Secretary on the 2014 Labour Law Amendments Any Improvements for Workers?


COSATU North West calls on Farmers to stop evicting communities and farm workers in Klerksdorp

18 October 2016

COSATU in the North West has been summoned by the communities of Braakspruit and Doornfontein Farms to intervene wherein farmers attempted to evict them. We addressed the community of Braakspruit Farm yesterday, 17th October 2016, which is 22 kilometres away from Klerksdorp and Ventersdorp.


COSATU Frees State deplores the Anti- Union stance taken by Meadow Meats in Wessesslbron

18 October 2016

COSATU Free State has learned with shock the action taken by Meadow Meats in Wesselsbron to suspend the workers, who are members of a COSATU Affiliate, SATAWU for participating in a protected strike on October 07, 2016.


COSATU Free State deplores the situation in Qwaqwa where residents continue to queue for Jojo Tanks to get Water

18 October 2016

COSATU Free State has noted with serious concern that it is now almost a year since the problems of water shortages hit Maluti A Phofung Municipality. It is quite sad that up to now the privately owned trucks continue to crisscross the villages to supply water, whilst there is not concrete plan on how the water supply shortages would be addressed.


NEHAWU commemorates the 30th anniversary of the death of Cde Samora Machel

18 October 2016

"International solidarity is not an act of charity: It is an act of unity between allies fighting on different terrains toward the same objective. The foremost of these objectives is to aid the development of humanity to the highest level possible." Samora Machel


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