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Shopsteward Volume 25 No. 4

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The universally rejected and pointless e-tolls should be scrapped

22 February 2017

The latest admission by Gauteng Premier David Makhura that e-tolls were a mistake and that all efforts to save them have failed, should send a clear message to both Sanral and the national government that it is time to give up and scrap them altogether. This follows in the footsteps of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba, who said that he will not allow motorists to be harassed about e-tolls in the city by Metro Police Officers.

 

SATAWU embarks on phase 2 salary negotiations at PRASA

22 February 2017

South African Transport and Allied Workers` Union (SATAWU) will today embark on the second phase of salary negotiations at Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).

 

DENOSA commends the South African Nursing Council (SANC) for mobilising nurses to march on 22 February 2017

21 February 2017

The Democratic Nursing Organization of South Africa (DENOSA) commends SANC for mobilising nurses to march on the 22 February 2017 to the SANC offices. SANC issued a circular and sent SMSs to all the nurses informing them that SANC offices will be closed due to the DENOSA march to SANC`s only office in Pretoria, calling on SANC to improve their services to nurses.

 

NUM to hold a memorial service at Evander Gold Mine

21 February 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will hold a memorial service tomorrow after a mineworker was fatally injured on the 15th of February 2017 at Evander Gold Mine.

 

NUM members charged for raising health and safety concerns at Evander Gold Mines

21 February 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is concerned and disturbed after two of its members were given a final warning for raising health and safety concerns at Evander Gold Mines in Mpumalanga.

 

Uitsig High school matter in Court Wednesday 22 February at 14 00 hours

21 February 2017

The matter regarding the closure of Uitsig High school is set down for 14h00 hours on Wednesday, 22 February 2017 in front of Judge Cloete. The unfairness of the WCED and the racist actions of Zille and Schaefer will be decided on by the court tomorrow.

 

The DA is gearing up to fire Mayor De Lille from the Party and the Council

21 February 2017

The DA is gearing up to fire Mayor De Lille from the Party and the Council. This has become clear with the request for her to explain herself to the structures for her role in the leaked report of the sweater corruption. This corruption saw Shaun August get kick backs for the purchase of sweaters. This leak provides the pretext that the DA has been waiting for, to deal with De Lille, who was tramping on the toes of the old white guard. De Lille has been promoting the Independent Democrats to senior positions in the Council, that they are clearly not capable of and politically junior to many old DA members in Council.

 

SADTU celebrates International Mother Language Day

21 February 2017

The South African Democratic Teachers` Union (SADTU) joins the world in celebrating February 21, International Mother Language Day.

 

NUM welcomes the Constitutional Court judgment against AMCU

21 February 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) welcomes the Constitution Court judgment handed down today against AMCU`s mischievous attempt to challenge a collective wage agreement which was signed between the Chamber of Mines and the majority trade unions in the gold mining sector in 2013.

 

REMINDER: MEDIA INVITATION: DENOSA and NEHAWU to lead over 10 000 nurses and health workers to a march to SANC, National Department of Health, Treasury and DPSA offices in Pretoria on Wednesday 22 February 2017

21 February 2017

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) and NEHAWU will lead more than 10 000 nurses and health workers from all over South Africa to the national march to the South African Nursing Council (SANC)`s only office, the National Department of Health, Treasury and Department of Public Service and Administration offices in Pretoria on Wednesday 22 February 2017 from 09h00 to 16h00 to demand better working conditions for health workers in the country`s health facilities and opening of provincial SANC offices by the Council among many others.

 

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