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Archive for February, 2013

Numsa’s urgent application to hold a night vigil outside National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) offices is set for 12h00 on Wednesday 27 February at the Gauteng North High Court in Tshwane

Numsa’s urgent application to hold a night vigil outside National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) offices is set for 12h00 on Wednesday 27 February at the Gauteng North High Court in Tshwane The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa’s (Numsa) urgent application to hold a night vigil outside the National Energy Regulator of South […]

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Cosatu general secretary to address night vigil

Zwelinzima Vavi to address a night vigil tonight (Wednesday 27 February 2013) Methodist Church, Pretoria Central After a difficult legal battle, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has been victorious in the North Gauteng High Court. The court confirmed the lawfulness of the night vigil this evening (Wednesday 27 February).The City of Tshwane had earlier refused to grant […]

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Numsa invites all members to join picket outside Nersa, Kulawula House, in Pretoria

Ons phola ePitoli on 27 February! Solala daar, Sivuke daar. Numsa will be holding an all-night Vigil on Wednesday 27 February from18h00 until 12h00 28 February outside the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) in Kulawula House, 526 Madiba (former Vermeulen) Street, Arcadia in Pretoria. The picket outside Nersa offices is part of Numsa’s campaign against the Eskom’s […]

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Numsa opposed to the redeployment of Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor!

Numsa opposed to the redeployment of Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor! 25 February 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) rejects the planned intentions by the African National Congress (ANC) to redeploy the current Mayor of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality comrade Zanoxolo Wayile to National Assembly. We strongly believe that the […]

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Numsa goes to court over right to picket on 27-28 February outside offices of the National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa)

Numsa goes to court over right to picket on 27-28 February outside offices of the National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) 24 February 2014 In the next 48-hours, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will go the High Court on an urgent basis to seek an order that declares lawful the 18-hour […]

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Numsa president to address striking Medupi workers

Numsa president, Cedric Gina, and national treasurer, Mphumzi Maqungo to address striking Medupi workers 22 February 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) President CEDRIC GINA and National Treasurer MPHUMZI MAQUNGO will be addressing workers at Medupi, tomorrow Saturday 23 February 2013, starting at 10h00, Maropong Stadium, Maropong, Lephalale, Limpopo province. The details […]

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Numsa press conference 24 February 2013 on High Court application and Medupi strike

Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim to address members of the media – Sunday 24 February 2013, Numsa Head Office, Newtown, Johannesburg 23 February 2013 In the next 48-hours, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will go to the High Court on an urgent basis for an order that declares lawful the 18-hour […]

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NUMSA welcomes Minister of Public Enterprises intervention at Medupi

Numsa welcomes Minister of Public Enterprises intervention at Medupi 21 February 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) welcomes the intervention by the Minister of Public Enterprises comrade Malusi Gigaba, in relation to the closure of operations at Medupi as a result of workers genuine and legitimate grievances. Yesterday Wednesday 20 February […]

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NUMSA welcomes Minister’s decisive comments against power hikes!

Numsa welcomes Minister’s decisive comments against power hikes! 20 February 2013   The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) welcomes Minister in the Presidency Trevor Manuel’s strong pronouncements that the proposed massive electricity hikes are unacceptable. We welcome Minister Manuel’s firm stance on this ridiculous request by Eskom given his proximity to political power […]

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Numsa response to the State of the National Address (SoNA)

NUMSA RESPONSE TO THE STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS (SoNA) Monday 18 February 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) joins COSATU in welcoming the State of the Nation Address (SoNA) as delivered by the President of the Republic comrade Jacob Zuma. A number of pronouncements in the State of the Nation […]

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