COSATU NW to convene a Provincial Shop Steward Council on Friday

The Congress of South African Trade unions in the North West province will be hosting a Provincial Shop steward council on the 20th September 2019 at the Ben Marias hall in Rustenburg, starting from 10H00 in the morning.

The PSSC is convened to deal with the mobilisation for the national strike as resolved by the COSATU CEC, which was held from the 26th to the 28th of August 2019.

The strike will be focusing on the impact that the current economic crises in the country is having on workers. This crisis has resulted in the growth of unemployment; poverty and inequality in the country.

The strike is protected under the section 77 of the Constitution of the Republic and as COSATU we have followed all the process, as required by the law and therefore no worker will be victimised for participating in the strike

The PSSC will receive a detailed mobilisation program from affiliates for the national strike. The PSSC will receive messages of support from the alliance partners and will be addressed by COSATU National Office Bearer

The meeting will take place on the 20th September 2019 at the Ben Marias hall in Rustenburg from 10H00 and the media is invited to cover the event and report.

For more information please feel free to call the Provincial Secretary of COSATU in the North West comrade Kopano Konopi at 082 339 5836