Unions

DENOSA withdraws its members from unsafe Ramokonopi Community Health Centre in Ekurhuleni

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Mon, 11/12/2018 - 14:05

Following more than two years of unresolved safety concerns for health workers at Ramokonopi Community Health Centre (CHC) in Katlehong in Ekurhuleni which have been raised with the District Health, DENOSA has, in line with Chapter 2 of the National Health Act, decided to exercise the right of workers to a safe workplac

COSATU Gauteng calls on all its members to support the workers picket against SABC retrenchments tomorrow

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:51

COSATU Gauteng supports the picket against retrenchments by Communication Workers Union and other unions at SABC. The federation calls on the board and management to heed the call by the Minister of Communication not to retrench workers.

Solidarity members say no to salary cuts while large-scale mismanagement is raging on

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:48

Solidarity members expressed their dissatisfaction with Denel management’s proposal to cut salaries with 20% as from the end of November. This salary cut is allegedly needed to restore cash flow, thereby stimulating much needed production activity and to generate income.

Solidarity to announce action to be taken against SAPS’s corrupt and unlawful NSF Project

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Tue, 11/06/2018 - 10:34

On Wednesday 7 November Solidarity will announce the steps it will take on behalf of its members in the South African Police Service (SAPS) to have the implementation of the controversial project for members of the non-statutory forces (NSF) revised.

NUM is deeply concerned about Gold Fields decision to retrench 1 500 mineworkers

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:13

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) PWV region is highly perturbed and disappointed by the decision taken by Gold Fields’ South Deep mine, Gauteng to retrench about 1 500 employees with the intention of saving costs. That cannot happen at the expense of poor workers.

Solidarity is going to take to Sandton’s streets to protest Sasol’s racial scheme

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Sun, 10/21/2018 - 09:30

Major traffic disruption is expected in the Johannesburg, Gauteng area on Thursday when several convoys organised by the Solidarity Movement will converge on Sandton for a protest march in support of Sasol workers who are protesting their exclusion from Sasol’s Khanyisa employee share ownership plan.