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Cape Town Mayor Ms Patricia De Lille is deceiving citizens by claiming that the current water crisis will not see water running out by March 2018

10 August 2017

Mayor De Lille published a letter in the Newspapers this week that clearly lies to the Cape Town public. This is however not just a little white lie. This is a lie that is going to lead to the disease and death of the Capetonians, when water runs out in March 2018.


Statement of the National Executive Committee following the NEC meeting held on the 3rd to the 4th August 2017

08 August 2017

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) met in a scheduled meeting from the 3rd to the 04th August 2017. The meeting received the Political overview from the President, the Secretariat report, reports from subcommittees and reports from regions.


NUM Women`s Structure Press Statement on Women`s Day

08 August 2017

August the 9th commemorates the 1956 march organised by Federation of South African Women (FSAW) led by four remarkable women; the likes of Lillian Ngoyi, Helen Josephs, Sophia Du Bryn and Rahima Moosa. The 20 000 women who embarked on a successful march to abolish Pass Laws; they had given the then Prime Minister petitions against carrying of passes by women.


NUM Highveld Region Women`s Structure to march against women abuse and retrenchments

08 August 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) Highveld Region Women`s Structure will embark on a protest mark against women abuse and retrenchments tomorrow at Witbank in Mpumalanga.


NEHAWU Womens` Day Message

08 August 2017

"Worst of all, it is women who usually have to do, usually alone, all the dirty work of the kitchen and household, work that is unimportant, hard, tiresome, and soul-destroying" Vladimir Lenin


SADTU to march against Gender Based Violence

08 August 2017

As South Africa commemorates the month of August as Women`s Month and reflects on the strides the country has made towards women`s emancipation, the South African Democratic Teachers` Union (SADTU) will use this period to make its voice heard against the ever increasing abuse and violence on women, children, learners and LGBT.


COSATU notes with great disappointment the latest unemployment figures released by Stats SA

08 August 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted with great disappointment the latest unemployment figures released by Stats SA released yesterday.


NUM Matlosana Region statement on a protest march against politically motivated retrenchments by AngloGold Ashanti

08 August 2017

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) Matlosana Region salutes all its members and community at large for taking part in a march against the brutal planned retrenchment by blood sucking capitalist AngloGold Ashanti (AGA). AGA is planning to lay off 8 500 workers and subject over thousands of beneficiaries of the retrenched workers to abject poverty.


COSATU to lead provincial marches against gender based violence-COSATU condemns the alleged improper acts of assaults leveled against Deputy Minister, Mr Mduduzi Manana

07 August 2017

This Month, August, the Congress of South African Trade Unions will be coming out in large numbers on the streets to raise their voices against the scourge of gender based violence that has engulfed our communities.


COSATU Mpumalanga to host regional shopstewards council meetings across the province as part of the back to basics campaign

07 August 2017

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga will be hosting regional shopstewards Council meetings of all her fourteen affiliated unions in the length and breadth of the province.


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