Category: Affiliate Media Alert

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 […]

SAMWU 12th National Congress

In line with the path to renewal, rebuilding, and reloading, the South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) will be holding its 12th National Congress, under the theme “advancing the unity of municipal workers for class struggles” from the 23rd to the 26th of March 2020 at the Mmabatho Palms Hotel, Mafikeng, North West Province. Congress […]


The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] in KwaZulu-Natal [KZN] will convene a picket tomorrow during the presentation of the provincial budget speech, in Pietermaritzburg. The picket is convened to oppose and call for an immediate end to the austerity measures meted by the provincial treasury in the province which has resulted in […]

CWU Media Briefing on Telkom Retrenchments

We hereby invite you (All Media Houses) to CWU Press briefing. Venue:            16-20 New Street South; 9th Floor Renaissance Centre                        Marshalltown, Johannesburg Date:               Wednesday, 22 January 2020  Time:             15h00 Topic:             A briefing about a meeting between organised labour and Telkom over 3000 job losses in the company. Regards General Secretary […]

SAMWU Prayer Day for Peace in Vhembe

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union in collaboration with t the South African Communist Party, COSATU, Vhembe Pastor’s forum, Traditional Leaders and all mass democratic movements will be convening a prayer day to pray for peace and sanity in the Vhembe District and Thulamela Municipal area in particular. The prayer day will be held as […]