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NUMSA sends condolences to the families of Maidens killed in a Bus crash

The KwaZulu-Natal National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) sends its condolences to the families of the 10 maidens and a bus driver who perished this past weekend on their return from Reed dance held by His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini. The tragic accident happened on R66 highway near Melmoth, KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday September […]

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Numsa abhors rape of women, elderly and children!

Numsa abhors rape of women, elderly and children! 12 February 2013 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) in KwaZulu-Natal is enraged by the latest outbreak of rapes being committed against young girls and the elderly. The most horrifying and gruesome is an incident that involves a 17-year old girl that was gang-raped […]

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Numsa: Eskom tariffs increase to affect poor

FINAL REMINDER: NUMSA NATIONAL TREASURER MPHUMZI MAQUNGO WILL BE MAKING A SUBMISSION TO NERSA ON BEHALF OF METALWORKERS IN RELATION TO ESKOM’S APPLICATION FOR INCREASED ELECTRICITY TARIFFS MPHUMZI MAQUNGO, National Treasurer of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be representing Metalworkers at the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) public […]

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Goodyear Strike resolve! Workers back at work

22 November 2012 The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has reached a settlement agreement with Goodyear, after workers went on strike demanding a Relief Allowance. The workers went a protected strike on 23 October 2012, after the company infuriated workers by unilaterally taking a decision not to remunerate workers in the form […]

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Media Invitation To A Joint Press Conference Of NUMSA, SAMWU And SANCO On The Political Crisis Facing Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality!

The leadership of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA), South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) and South African National Civic Organisations (SANCO) will be holding a Press Conference this coming Sunday 19 August 2012, Bimba Magqabashana House, 22 Pickering Street, Newton Park, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape province. The purpose of the Press […]

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Favourable settlement reached on Evraz strike

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has ended a month long strike at Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium after reaching a favourable agreement with the company. The 2000 striking workers, that were protesting the retrenchment of more than 500 workers and salary cuts due to the implementation of a new shift system […]

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NUMSA Sends Condolences To NUM AND Families Of Workers Who Lost Their Live!

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) sends its deepest condolences to our allies, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and to the families of workers who have lost their lives during yesterday’s bloodiest shooting of workers by members of the South African Police Services (SAPS). Whatever their grievances, NUMSA does not condone […]

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Numsa National Office Bearers (NOB’s) Statement

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa feels extremely angry, dismayed and provoked by the allegation that Numsa amongst other Cosatu affiliated Unions is to be deregistered by the Department Of Labour. We are keen to establish why this story is popping up at this point and why particularly ahead of the Cosatu 11th […]

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NUMSA RESPONSE TO ATTACKS DIRECTED TO COSATU GENERAL SECRETARY BY SADTU LIMPOPO

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) in Limpopo province notes the venomous and malicious personal attacks directed towards the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), particularly its General Secretary comrade Zwelinzima Vavi by the provincial structure of the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) in Limpopo. It was never our intention […]

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Workers down tools on job and salary cuts at Evraz

On July 15th 2012 2000 members of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) employed by Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium in Mpumalanga downed tools in protest against salary cuts and retrenchments. Russian multinational corporation, Evraz has ignored legislation and the collective agreement it has with NUMSA to make changes to workers' conditions of […]

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