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Unions want government to urgently intervene to prevent Eskom going into Business Rescue

21 June 2021, 7:20 PM

Eskom unions, the National Union of Mineworkers and National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa are calling on government to intervene urgently, to prevent Eskom from falling into Business Rescue like it happened with SAA.

Unions set to brief public on Eskom wage negotiations

20 May 2021, 6:33 AM

Num and Numsa are set to hold a joint media briefing to update the public on ongoing wage negotiations with Eskom.

Unions mull over 1.5% wage increase by government

19 May 2021, 11:04 AM

Public Sector Unions are still mulling over the 1.5% wage offer that was tabled by the government during wage negotiations this past weekend.

Eskom wage negotiations nearing collapse as unions walk out

6 May 2021, 9:46 PM

The crucial Eskom wage negotiations are teetering on the brink of collapse.

Union says Eskom can afford 15% wage increase

4 May 2021, 5:45 PM

The National Union of Mineworkers says it believes Eskom will be able to afford the 15% wage increase currently being demanded by employees.

August 16 should be declared a national commemorative day: Maimane

16 August 2020, 1:50 PM

One SA leader, Mmusi Maimane, has highlighted the plight of mineworkers in South Africa, saying August 16 should be declared a national commemorative day. Maimane was addressing this year’s event held in honour of those who died in Marikana eight years ago after a strike for better pay went south.

Pegmin mineworkers down tools

27 February 2020, 6:26 AM

Mine and general workers at Pegmin Micronized Mine at the small farming town of Mica outside Hoedspruit in Limpopo have downed tools over salary increase.

No significant reduction in mineworkers’ deaths: NUM

6 February 2020, 6:22 AM

The National Union of Mineworkers doesn’t believe that there has been a significant reduction in the number of fatalities of mine workers.

Unions picket outside Eskom’s offices in Sunninghill

15 January 2020, 4:40 PM

NUM and Numsa have been picketing outside Eskom head offices at Megawatt Park in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.


Unions should work together to fight battles in memory of Marikana victims: Vavi

16 August 2019, 1:10 PM

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) has expressed disappointment at unions not being further united in their fight for workers’ rights – post the Marikana tragedy.



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