Strike: Normal school day tomorrow

Strike: Normal school day tomorrow

Teachers urged not to strike Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Schools should run as usual on Wednesday despite a nationwide strike planned by the Congress of SA Trade Unions, the department of basic education said. “The department of basic education has noted the call by Cosatu for educators to go on strike on [Wednesday],” department spokesman […]

Cosatu has more ‘creative ways’ of dealing with e-tolling

Cosatu has more ‘creative ways’ of dealing with e-tolling

The Congress of SA Trade Unions has more “creative-ways” to make the e-tolling system an epic failure, general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Tuesday. He told reporters in Pretoria if government went ahead with e-tolling on Gauteng freeways after Wednesday’s strike, Cosatu would organise more strikes. The nationwide strike is in protest against e-tolling and […]

Police minister calls for peaceful protests

Police minister calls for peaceful protests

Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has called on protestors taking part in Wednesday’s marches to cooperate with police to ensure that the protests are orderly and peaceful. “We urge everybody who will be partaking in the protests tomorrow to do so in an orderly manner. Police, assisted by their counterparts including defence, local government, event organisers […]

Mandela Bay Chamber disappointed in strike

Mandela Bay Chamber disappointed in strike

SACCI warns strike could damage economy ANC Youth League to join Cosatu strike PSA and FAWU will join Cosatu strike tomorrow Fedusa says don’t strike Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Teachers urged not to strike Vavi: March has nothing to do with Mangaung The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber (NMBBC) have expressed their disappointment and concern […]

SACCI warns strike could damage economy

SACCI warns strike could damage economy

ANC Youth League to join Cosatu strike PSA and FAWU will join Cosatu strike tomorrow Fedusa says don’t strike Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Teachers urged not to strike Vavi: March has nothing to do with Mangaung The planned Cosatu industrial action has the potential to damage the South African economy, the South African Chamber of […]

ANC Youth League to join Cosatu strike

ANC Youth League to join Cosatu strike

PSA and FAWU will join Cosatu strike tomorrow Fedusa says don’t strike Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Teachers urged not to strike Vavi: March has nothing to do with Mangaung The ANC Youth League will be joining Wednesday’s nationwide strike, Congress of SA Trade Unions general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Tuesday. He said youth league […]

Wednesday’s Strike is NOT a Strike

Wednesday’s Strike is NOT a Strike

Cosatu will mobilise its members in a Mass Protest against labour brokers and the Gauteng e-tolling system on Wednesday, 7 March 2012. 32 marches will be taking place around the country with all starting at 9:00 am. Port Elizabeth participants will gather at the Nangoza Jebe Hall in New Brighton and march to the City […]

PSA and FAWU will join Cosatu strike tomorrow

PSA and FAWU will join Cosatu strike tomorrow

Fedusa says don’t strike Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Teachers urged not to strike Vavi: March has nothing to do with Mangaung The Public Servants Association and the Food and Allied Workers Union will join Cosatu’s nationwide protest against the e-tolling system and labour brokers, the unions said on Tuesday. “E-tolling… should be condemned as it […]

Fedusa says don’t strike

Fedusa says don’t strike

Cosatu: Don’t fire protestors Teachers urged not to strike Vavi: March has nothing to do with Mangaung Union federation Fedusa has advised its members not to take part in a Cosatu-led protest against e-tolling in Gauteng on Wednesday. “This convolution of issues might render some members unprotected, exposing them to possible disciplinary action,” Federation of […]