NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

Archive for May, 2013

NUMSA statement on Child Protection Week

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) joins millions of South Africans as we observe Child Protection Week. We are observing this important Week amidst the catastrophic and unfortunate death of 36 young initiates in Mpumalanga and Limpopo, respectively. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the perished young initiates, and […]

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Actor Danny Glover to visit NUMSA

US actor Danny Glover and United Automobile Workers Union of America (UAW) delegation to visit NUMSA. The National Office Bearers (NOBs’) of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa), will receive a high level delegation of our fraternal and sister union from the United States of America (USA), the United Automobile Workers Union […]

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NUMSA case against City Power postponed until Tuesday 04 June 2013

NUMSA case against City Power postponed until Tuesday 04 June 2013 The matter between the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) and City Power that was to be heard at South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday 28 May 2013 has been postponed until next week Tuesday 04 June 2013. NUMSA is […]

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Numsa NEC press conference, Sunday 26 May 2013, 11h00

REMINDER: NUMSA NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (NEC) PRESS CONFERENCE THIS COMING SUNDAY 26 MAY 2013, 11H00AM, 29 IMPALA RD, SANDTON Sunday 26 May 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) held its ordinary and scheduled National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Wednesday 22 May 2013 –ended- yesterday Friday 24 May 2013, Birchwood Hotel […]

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Numsa NEC press statement 26 May 2013

NUMSA National Executive Committee Statement (22-24 May 2013) 26 May 2013 The National Executive Committee of Numsa met from May 22 to May 24 at the Birchwood Conference Centre. It was attended, as usual, by worker delegates from Numsa’s 9 Regions, representing our 320,000 members. The NEC received and discussed political, socio-economic, international, organisational and […]

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NUMSA’s demands to ESKOM

Wage negotiations in Eskom to negotiate a new collective bargaining agreement for the industry have begun. Find below demands submitted by NUMSA: 1. NUMSA’s demands to ESKOM

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NUMSA National Executive Committee (NEC) meets

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) is holding its ordinary and scheduled National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting as from today Wednesday 22 May 2013 –until- Friday 24 May 2013, Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng province. The NEC will receive the political, organizational, international and financial reports from the […]

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Media walkabout of the first eco-friendly union office in Gauteng

Media Walkabout The first eco-friendly union office in Gauteng Tues 21 May (10.00-11.30) In line with COSATU’s resolution for unions to take “reasonable steps to reduce each affiliate’s carbon footprint”, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has refurbished its regional office in 32/34 Eloff (cnr. Frederick St) Street in Johannesburg’s central business […]

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NUMSA on Mercedes-Benz strike interdict

NUMSA on Mercedes-Benz strike interdict 20 May 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will uphold the court decision after Mercedes-Benz successfully interdicted our unprotected strike at its plant in East London, Eastern Cape province. Our members have been engaging on lunch hour pickets, which escalated into full-blown unprotected strike action last […]

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Numsa takes City Power to court

NUMSA Takes City Power to Court Sunday 19 May 2013 On Tuesday 28 May, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will take City Power to court over Johannesburg municipal electricity utility’s refusal to disclose information on the basis of which a R800-million tender for supply and installation of low pressure solar water […]

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