NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

Archive for April, 2015

Reminder: Media Invitation – Numsa To Host Conference For Socialism From 16 – 17 April 2015| Birchwood Hotel And OR Tambo Conference Centre

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be hosting a Conference for Socialism in Boksburg, Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre, from April 16 –until – 17 April 2015. The Conference is in line with Numsa’s groundbreaking resolutions taken at our Special National Congress (SNC) held in December 2013. The SNC […]

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United Front Salutes UCT Students

The United Front (UF) salutes the black students of the University of Cape Town in their successful principled fight for the removal of the statue of Cecil John Rhodes from the university. The removal of the statue yesterday is a decisive and overwhelming victory! Your victory shows the importance of unity, people’s power and resolute […]

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Media Invitation: Numsa Press Statement On The Conference For Socialism From 16 – 17 April 2015

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be hosting a Conference for Socialism in Boksburg, Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre, from April 16 –until – 17 April 2015. The Conference is in line with Numsa’s groundbreaking resolutions taken at our Special National Congress (SNC) held in December 2013. The SNC […]

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CDE Zwelinzima Vavi And Irvin Jim To Address Shopsteward Council In Cape Town: Thursday 09 April 2015 | Community HSE – Salt River

Cde ZWELINZIMA VAVI and IRVIN JIM will address a Shopsteward Council in Cape Town, tomorrow Thursday 09 April 2015. The Shopsteward Council is convened by the following trade unions, namely Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu); SA Catering Commercial and Allied Workers Union (Saccawu); Public and Allied Workers Union of SA (Pawusa); South African State […]

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Statement by Zwelinzima Vavi on the unfolding implosion of COSATU, 1 April 2015

I, together with the seven unions represented here – CWU, NUMSA, FAWU, SACCAWU, SASAWU, DENOSA, SAFPU – have been striving for many months to achieve unity and cohesion within COSATU. So the ongoing implosion of COSATU now unfolding before our eyes is a serious setback and a tragedy not only for the working class, but […]

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United Front response to the expulsion of Zwelinzima Vavi from Cosatu

As expected, yesterday the Central Executive Committee (CEC) of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) decided to expel Zwelinzima Vavi from his position as its General Secretary. The United Front (UF) regards this decision as the final nail in the regrettable terminal decline of what was once a mighty, principled, independent and militant […]

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End the De Facto state of emergency in Thembelinhle

The Thembelihle Crisis Committee, the United Front (UF), the Right to Know (R2K) Campaign and the Democratic Left Front call on all people of good conscience in South Africa to endorse the call for an end to the security siege of Thembelihle. Since the 25th of February 2015, Thembelihle has faced a de facto State […]

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End The DE FACTO State Of Emergency In Thembelihle

UNITED FRONT INTERIM NATIONAL WORKING COMMITTEE Address:         5th Floor McCarthy Centre                          32-34 Eloff Street                          JOHANNESBURG, 2011 Tel:                  (+27) 011 331 2386/7 Fax:                 (+27) 011 331 3074 Email:             mazibuko@amandla.ogr.za  31st March 2015 The Thembelihle Crisis Committee, the United Front (UF), the Right to Know (R2K) Campaign and the Democratic Left Front call on all […]

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