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SOCIETY

Sad news- Yet again SA has lost a legend

CAPE TOWN - The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) said that it was disheartened by the demise of a killed, part, purportedly by a driver. A huge number of laborers in the metal and designing area picketed for this present week requesting an 8% compensation increment no matter how you look at it.

  1 month ago ago
Sad news- Yet again SA has lost a legend

POLITICS

ZWELINZIMA VAVI has been admitted in HOSPITAL over COVID-19 (heavy lungs and chest)

Since our last update from vavi, we received news of the Prominent labour movement leader Zwelinzima Vavi been admitted in hospital after contracting Covid-19.This was confirmed by Vavi's long-time trade union comrade Irvin Jim on social media on Sunday evening." Comrades,friends in the recent past all of us had to contend, in NUMSA, SAFTU, SRWP, UF with sad news that one of our own leader Zv (Vavi) tested positive with this notorious global epidemic (Covid--19), He is admitted we wish him victory and his

  1 year ago ago
ZWELINZIMA VAVI has been admitted in HOSPITAL over COVID-19 (heavy lungs and chest)

SOCIETY

Salary increase will help us pay rent, keep kids in school – Numsa members

Zama Mtshali says she missed installment on her rental multiple times and on a couple of events she additionally neglected to pay her youngster's school expenses. Mtshali, 30, who lives in a two-room level with her mom and two youngsters in Malvern, Johannesburg, said she acquired under R10,000 per month as an overall laborer at one of the metal organizations in Germiston in the East Rand.

  1 month ago ago
Salary increase will help us pay rent, keep kids in school – Numsa members

JUSTICE

Numsa members on strike after employers refuse to budge on wage demands

Cape Town – More than 400 specialists subsidiary with the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) in the Western Cape have joined their 300 000 companions in a public strike after wage arrangements arrived at a gridlock with the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa).

  1 month ago ago
Numsa members on strike after employers refuse to budge on wage demands

CAREER-JOBS

More Bad News For The Workers Involved In The NUMSA Strike As This Was Revealed To The Public

https://ewn.co.za/2021/10/22/potential-for-job-losses-in-steel-sector-is-high-after-end-of-strike-npc-s-altman?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - With the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) finishing its public strike, the potential for employment misfortunes is high. This is the perspective on Dr Miriam Altman, magistrate at the National Planning Commission.

  1 month ago ago
More Bad News For The Workers Involved In The NUMSA Strike As This Was Revealed To The Public

TRAVEL

Not More Than A Few Weeks After Their Return, SAA Workers Are Threatening To Go On Strike

South African Airways (SAA) employees are threatening to go on a full-blown strike if their demands are not met, this is not a full two months after the state-owned entity has come back from being grounded for quite some time because of financial difficulties as well as the COVID-19 restrictions which had impacted their travel plans and their plans to recover from their exorbitant debt and inability to make a profit in a financial year in the recent years.

  1 month ago ago
Not More Than A Few Weeks After Their Return, SAA Workers Are Threatening To Go On Strike

JUSTICE

Violence mars second day of Numsa strike as workers seek ‘sell-outs’

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-10-07-violence-mars-second-day-of-numsa-strike-as-workers-seek-sell-outs/ A transporter thumped and cut, a safety officer fiercely attacked and a National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) part shot were scenes that worked out in Boksburg, on the East Rand, as anarchy defaced the second day of the compensation increment strike.

  1 month ago ago
Violence mars second day of Numsa strike as workers seek ‘sell-outs’

JUSTICE

Bad News- Yet Again SA Has Lost A Legend

CAPE TOWN - The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) expressed displeasure over the death of a woman who was allegedly killed in part by a motorist. On October 5, 2021, thousands of Numsa members marched from Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown to the offices of the Metals and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council in Marshalltown to seek an 8 percent wage raise across the board.

  1 month ago ago
Bad News- Yet Again SA Has Lost A Legend

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Stage 4 Thursday Loadshedding

More than 14 years of loadshedding and no clear plan to fix Eskom. Today we are back at Stage 4. The fight towards loadshedding is very far from over. Eskom made an announcement that loadshedding will continue throughout the winter season due to an aging generation fleet and the cold winter season which lead to a higher demand of electricity.

  5 months ago ago
Stage 4 Thursday Loadshedding

JUSTICE

Cops actions reflect to apartheid behaviour on unarmed protesters-Irvin Jim

It's a shame cops are as yet murdering unarmed dissidents like under Apartheid - Irvin Jim  Pretoria - It is a shame that over twenty years after the ANC government has been in power, the police are as yet killing unarmed dissenters as they did under the haziest long periods of

  7 months ago ago
Cops actions reflect to apartheid behaviour on unarmed protesters-Irvin Jim

POLITICS

South Africans Should Be Rejoicing Now As SSA Agrees To Pay Previous Salaries. See Details Here

Associations approach court to constrain SAA to pay 'exceptional' compensations  Numsa and the SA Cabin Crew Association have asked the work court to urge SAA business salvage professionals to pay their individuals three months' compensation, a thirteenth check and different advantages.  The National Union of Metalworkers (Numsa) and the South African Cabin Crew Association (Sacca) have told the work court that SAA's inability to pay their individuals their "remarkable compensations" had placed them in "unnecessary

  10 months ago ago
South Africans Should Be Rejoicing Now As SSA Agrees To Pay Previous Salaries. See Details Here

BUSINESS

Why motor industry increases are not yet paid to the employees?

People keep asking me about the motor industry increase.I have followed this and make some enquiries of what transpired,because their concern is that the unions and RMI have reached the three years agreement on 28th of January this year. Here is my discovery pertaining the issue of increase.Motor industry is governed by the Bargaining council called MIBCO.MIBCO consists of four parties that are RMI(Retail Motor industry) which represented the employers in motor sector,FRA(Fuel Retail Association) which repr

  1 year ago ago
Why motor industry increases are not yet paid to the employees?

JUSTICE

Trade Unions In Serious Trouble After Mango Revealed This To The Public

https://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/mango-threatening-unions-for-wanting-to-place-troubled-low-cost-airline-under-business-rescue-dccc3f22-2304-4355-b8cb-9cf2396f3d5d?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1628056030-1 Johannesburg - State-claimed minimal expense aircraft Mango is compromising associations and their attorneys with lawful activity for moving toward the South Gauteng High Court to have the transporter which is in monetary pain, to be put under business salvage. The high court on Tuesday delayed the dire application by the Mango Pilots Association, the SA Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) until Friday.

  4 months ago ago
Trade Unions In Serious Trouble After Mango Revealed This To The Public