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SATAWU embarks on Nationwide Bus Strike

17 April 2018

Workers affiliated to South African Transport and Allied Workers` Union (SATAWU), Transport and Allied Workers Union of SA (TAWUSA), Transport and Omnibus Workers` Union (TOWU), National Union of Metalworkers of SA (NUMSA) and Tirisano Transport Workers Union (TASWU) will embark on strike tomorrow, Wednesday 18 April at 5.30am as planned.


COSATU shocked to learn that the City of Cape Town under spent on Budget by 40%

17 April 2018

COSATU is shocked to learn that the City of Cape Town has not spent 40% of their budget for the 2017 2018 financial year. This means that there are billions of rands in the city coffers that are still available to spend on the water crisis and other problems that continue to plague the people of Cape Town.


COSATU calls for an urgent settlement of a bus sector wage dispute

17 April 2018

COSATU is concerned about the effects a buss strike will have on commuters and workers in Cape Town. Already the public transport system is a disaster and busses have been sorting out the problems caused by the Metrorail disaster. The effect on the economy would even be more disastrous, as workers are unable to get to work during a bus strike.


COSATU statement on the government`s newly announced international investment drive

17 April 2018

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted the announcement of an investment drive by government and the subsequent announcement of a team discharged with the responsibility to lobby for new investment in our economy.


NEHAWU statement of the 2nd plenary session of its 11th National Executive Committee

17 April 2018

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers` Union [NEHAWU] convened its 2nd plenary session of National Executive Committee [NEC] meeting of the 11th National Congress on the 12-13 April 2018.


COSATU to make submission on Dirco`s Foreign Service Bill at 9am today at Southern Sun Hotel, Pretoria

17 April 2018

COSATU will present its submissions on the Department of International Relations and Cooperation`s Foreign Service Bill to the National Assembly`s Portfolio Committee at 9am Tuesday 17 April, Southern Sun Hotel, Pretoria.



17 April 2018

This theme reflects the focus areas of our work from the last Congress, where we focused on building organisation, protecting jobs, pushing for economic transformation and building unity. We have intensified our workplace visit campaigns by listening to the workers and also addressing all their challenges as we have done for the past years.


DENOSA KZN draws community`s attention to the worsening crisis at King Edward VIII Hospital

16 April 2018

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) in KwaZulu-Natal would like to draw the attention of the community to the worsening crisis of bed shortage at King Edward VIII Hospital in Durban


NUM is outraged about lies being fabricated in the media after the arrest of mineworkers in Marikana.

15 April 2018

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has noted the narrative perpetuated by some media houses about the recent arrests of mineworkers in Marikana associated with killings of other mineworkers.


COSATU Free State holds in Provincial Shopsteward Council in Honour of Mama Winnie and advance the struggle for workers rights

13 April 2018

COSATU Free State shopstewards and leadership from across the province will be gathering together in a Provincial Shop steward Council (PSSC), in honour of Mama Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and other fallen heroes and heroines of our struggle.


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