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Archive for April, 2017

NUMSA condemns killings of MST activists in Brazil

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA), condemns in the strongest terms the senseless murder of Silvino Nunes Gouveia who was a militant leader of the Movimento dos Trabalhadores Ruais Sem Terra (MST), a movement which represents landless workers in rural areas of Brazil. Nunes was an activist who worked as a regional […]

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NUMSA Media Monitor, 25 April 2017

NUMSA Media Monitor, 25 April 2017

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NUMSA supports the Cabin Crew Strike at SAA – regardless of the court interdict

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA), stands in solidarity with the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) on its decision to go on strike at SAA. Workers at SAA are on strike because of income inequality in the workplace. Downloads full statement  

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NUMSA May Day Celebrations

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will be celebrating May Day in Durban KZN, together with the newly formed federation of like – minded, independent militant unions, the South African Federation of Trade Unions, SAFTU. We call on all workers to march with us in marking this historical Workers Day as we […]

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NUMSA Media Monitor, 18 April 2017

NUMSA Media Monitor, 18 April 2017

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NUMSA has made huge strides in the Bus Passenger Sector

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) ended its last round of consultation with workers in the Bus Passenger sector on Monday. The union’s Treasurer General Mphumzi Maqungo met with Workers from Algoa and Ezethu Bus Companies in Port Elizabeth. Members were afforded an opportunity to discuss the new wage agreement which is […]

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Report on Bus Passenger Sector

Report on Bus Passenger Sector

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NUMSA extends condolence to Comrade Paul “Bazooka” Mbhele

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) wishes to extend its deepest condolences to the family of Comrade Paul “Bazooka” Mbhele. Mbhele was the Deputy General Secretary of South African Public Service Union (SAPSU), which is also an affiliate of the New Federation. Mbhele was a militant, committed and dedicated Comrade of the […]

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NUMSA to return to work in the Bus Passenger Sector

Following extensive consultation from regions in all nine provinces, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has decided to end the strike in the Bus Passenger sector. Despite being the second biggest trade union in the sector we had to accept this sell out deal for the sake of industrial peace and stability […]

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Report on the on-going strike in the Bus Passenger sector

Read below position of one of the biggest trade Union in Africa on ongoing strike in the bus passenger sector (NUMSA). Click here to read more

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