Violence at University of Pretoria following week of strike action

2017-05-26 17:06

Violence has broken out at the University of Pretoria's Onderstepoort campus, following a week of strike action by members of the National Health and Allied Workers Union.

Nehawu meets with Tuks VC over demands

2017-05-24 18:41

Members of Nehawu are to meet with the University of Pretoria following deadlocked negotiations and the threat of intensified strike action.

Nehawu leaders to meet with UP management over interdict

2017-05-22 12:47

Leaders of the National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) are expected to meet with University of Pretoria representatives to discuss a court interdict against them.

UP open day, business as usual amid threats of protest

2017-05-20 10:35

It has been business as usual at the University of Pretoria, after the university obtained an interdict against the National Health and Allied Workers Union to prevent its members from disrupting the university's open day.

Nehawu protesters arrested after violent clash

2017-05-19 13:36

Three protesters have been arrested following a brief clash with police at the University of Pretoria where teargas was deployed and Nehawu members retaliated by throwing stones.

Cosatu cancels main Workers Day rally as Zuma is heckled

2017-05-01 15:10

Cosatu has been forced to abort its main May Day rally in Bloemfontein after President Jacob Zuma was prevented from delivering the keynote address.

AS IT HAPPENED: Vavi: Rest in peace, you ANC alliance

2017-05-01 09:36

Speeches at the main Cosatu May Day rally in Bloemfontein have been cancelled after scuffles broke out in the crowd, while ANC leaders in KwaZulu-Natal are being booed at a rally in Durban. Follow the updates here.

Cosatu must bar Zuma from speaking at May Day celebrations - Nehawu

2017-04-26 20:21

Cosatu's biggest affiliate Nehawu has written to the federation, demanding that President Jacob Zuma be replaced as main speaker at its May Day celebrations.

Nehawu not striking at Sassa

2017-03-16 14:51

Nehawu members at Sassa are not on strike and have no immediate plans to do so, unlike like their colleagues at the Department of Social Development, a union official has said.

Your 'rabidly intolerant regime is a dismal failure', Swazi's King Mswati III told

2017-03-11 13:00

Civil society groups have demanded that Swaziland's King Mswati III repeal a 44 year decree banning political parties, and also told him that "your rabidly intolerant regime is a dismal failure".


Union wants action over Tuks staffer's 'black staff' email

2017-05-25 12:05

Nehawu has called for action to be taken against a University of Pretoria staffer who said all the institution’s “black staff” are involved in the trade union’s strike.

Nehawu warns of intensified strike action after deadlock

2017-05-23 20:49

Nehawu leadership has warned that their strike action will intensify after negotiations with the University of Pretoria reached a deadlock.

Protesters try to disrupt UP open day

2017-05-20 13:05

A small group of student protesters have tried to disrupt the University of Pretoria's open day.

Nehawu threatens to shut down University of Pretoria open day

2017-05-19 18:24

Nehawu members have vowed to shut down the University of Pretoria’s open day if their demands are not met.

Police fire teargas at Nehawu protesters outside University of Pretoria

2017-05-19 11:08

Police have fired tear gas at protesting Nehawu members outside the University of Pretoria.

Nehawu members plan to boycott May Day rally

2017-05-01 12:38

Some Nehawu shop stewards have decided to boycott Cosatu's main May Day rally in Bloemfontein, where President Jacob Zuma is expected to give the keynote address, according to a memo.

CWU letter asking to bounce Zuma from May Day rally emerges

2017-04-27 14:27

A letter in which the CWU requested Cosatu to not allow President Jacob Zuma to attend its May Day celebrations has emerged on social media.

Limpopo health workers' strike continues

2017-03-27 19:36

The Limpopo Department of Health will implement a 'no work, no pay' policy, as health workers in the province defy calls to return to work.

Now Sassa workers go on strike

2017-03-13 17:14

Nehawu members in the social development department and at Sassa have embarked on a nationwide strike.

Treat workers better or lose in 2019, Nehawu warns ANC

2017-02-22 21:36

The ANC must stop taking workers for granted, otherwise it will lose the 2019 elections, trade union Nehawu has warned.

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