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Shopsteward Volume 24 No. 4-5

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COSATU to make submissions on Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill Public Hearings in Parliament today

03 February 2016

COSATU will present its submissions on the Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill to Parliament`s public hearings today@ 9:00 am Wednesday, 3 February at Parliament`s Old Assembly Chamber.

 

SAMWU Tshwane Post RSSC Statement

03 February 2016

The South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) in the Tshwane Region convened a Special Regional Shopstewards Council (RSSC) on the 29 January 2016 at Tshwane Metro Police Headquarters Committee.

 

IPID move- a fishing expedition

03 February 2016

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) has noted with astonishment the Independent Police Investigative Directorate`s (Ipid) registered criminal charges against the National Commissioner Riah Phiyega.

 

NUM is deeply worried that two mineworkers are trapped underground at Cook 1 in Randfontein since yesterday

02 February 2016

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) can confirm that two workers are trapped underground at Cook 1 since yesterday in Randfontein. Cook 1 is a Sibanye Gold operation.

 

PHAT JOE - Abusive, Runaway Employer

02 February 2016

The Celebrity entertainer and radio personality known as PHATJOE is better known to SADSAWU as runaway JOE, as he refuses to speak to the union, to answer to the charges of the UNFAIR DISMISSAL of his domestic worker of 5 years, Nontembiso Vumazonke Priscilla!

 

COSATU condemns Zille`s refusal to provide Public Protector with information

02 February 2016

COSATU condemns Premier Zille for refusing to provide the Public Protector with information about the state of Public Set Up and Funded Old Age Homes. Cosatu wrote to the Premier in 2012 about the funding mechanism for old age homes that preference Whites against Coloureds and Africans. Cosatu has pointed out then that the Provincial Government has effectively commercialised the old age homes that put them out of reach of the majority of black people.

 

Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill Parliamentary Public Hearings

02 February 2016

COSATU will present its submission on the Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill to Parliament`s public hearings at 9am Wednesday 3 February at Parliament`s Old Assembly Chamber

 

COSATU welcomes the Avondale School Victory

02 February 2016

COSATU welcomes the victory scored by the learners, parents and teachers of Avondale to get the educational resources at their school improved!. The parents took action against Zille and her Government and forced the education department to fix the problems at their school.

 

NUM members to picket outside Afrisam`s Ulco offices in Kimberley

02 February 2016

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) Kimberley Region will stage a protest march against Afrisam on Thursday, 04th February 2016. NUM members are angered by white supremacy and highly dismayed and disturbed by the manner in which Afrisam management embraces and protects Racism.

 

NUM statement on the "supposed" leaked submission to the Competition Commission

02 February 2016

The National Union Mineworkers (NUM) has noticed the on-going publication of Business Report on the pending Optimum Coal Transaction and the current Competition Commission process. We are gravely concerned about the publication of our "submission" on the acquisition of the relevant assets, at this point, we can only comment or make a further submission to the competition commission or relevant tribunal process.

 

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