Category: Affiliate Media Alert


 The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will convene a press briefing tomorrow (Wednesday 31, March 2021) after its successful national collective bargaining conference held virtually from the 25th to 26th March 2021. Leaders of the NUM will brief the media, elaborating on the following programmes of action:  Venue: NUM Headquarters, 7 Rissik Street – Johannesburg […]


Trade unions representing employees of the Limpopo Department of Health, namely, DENOSA, NEHAWU, HOSPERSA, PSA, SAEPU, NPSWU and SAMATU will hold an urgent media briefing to communicate outcomes of the discussions between organized labour and the employer regarding Circular 43 of 2020 and Circular 4 of 2021 and the wayfoward. The media briefing will be […]

Funeral arrangements for SAMWU General Secretary, Koena Ramotlou

Please be advised that the funeral service of SAMWU General Secretary Koena Ramotlou will be held as follows; Date      : Saturday 9 January 2021 Time      : 07:00 to 09:00 Venue: Family Home then proceed to Heroes Acre, Tomas Nkobi Cemetery, Boksburg for burial.  Strictly 50 mourners will be allowed to attend the funeral as per […]

COSATU -CWU Joint Media Briefing today -11:00 AM

Communication Workers Union (CWU) together with COSATU invite all media houses to a press briefing today. The Press Conference will be addressed by the National Office Bearers of both organisations to deal with the following issues. Discussions:  1. Developments at the South African Broadcasting Corporation                                      (SABC)                          2. The ongoing strike at […]

NEHAWU to convene a Special NEC and press conference on Wednesday in Boksburg

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] will convene a Special National Executive Committee [NEC] meeting on Wednesday September 30, 2020 to receive a detailed report on the outcomes of the meeting with President Cyril Ramaphosa. The meeting will thoroughly analyse progress or lack thereof in relation to government’s response to our demands […]

NEHAWU to convene press conference post the Special NEC

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] will convene a press conference tomorrow [Monday September 14, 2020] to communicate the outcomes of the Special National Executive Committee that was held yesterday [Saturday September 12, 2020]. The Special NEC was convened to discuss the failure on the side of the President to respond to […]

NEHAWU press conference on the upcoming full-blown strike

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] is forging ahead with its full-blown strike following the National Day of Action which took place on the 3rd September 2020.  The national union gave the President seven days to respond favourably and adequately to our demands as contained in our memorandum of demands. So far, […]

COSATU Post- CEC Media briefing on Wednesday

The Congress of South African Trade Unions will hold its two day ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting starting tomorrow the 24th of August 2020  to discuss issues affecting the workers and the working class in general.The meeting will be followed by the usual media briefing to communicate the outcomes of the meeting. The details of […]

DENOSA to hold a virtual National Day of Prayer for nurses on 20 August

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) will hold a two-hour virtual national day of prayer for nurses on Thursday 20 August to give spiritual support to frontline caregivers who are on the coalface fighting COVID-19, and many of whom have been affected greatly both emotionally and psychologically. The prayer session is scheduled to […]


The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU), the biggest union in the education and the public service sectors, will join millions of South Africans in celebrating the National Women’s Day on the 9th of August. The celebration will take place virtually on Zoom where the Union’ close to 700 gender conveners from branch to provincial […]

SAMWU March to Ekurhuleni

The South African Municipal Worker’s Union (SAMWU) will on Monday 27th July 2020,  march to the head offices of City of Ekurhuleni to demand implementation of salary increase and reinstatement of dismissed workers.  The march will take place as follows; Date         : 27 July 2020Time.       : 09:00 Venue     : Gathering at Dukathole Park, Germiston CBD […]

SADTU Media Alert

The National Executive Committee of the South African Democratic Teachers ’Union (SADTU) is to hold a special meeting to come up with an urgent response to the spikes in COVID 19 infections. On Thursday, 9 July 2020, SADTU wrote a letter to the Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga requesting an urgent meeting to address the […]