ANC warns of jobless crisis

2015-08-25 09:08

The ANC is concerned about the growing crisis of youth unemployment across Africa, according to documents released ahead of its national general council.

Sadtu, principals to tackle violence in schools

2015-08-05 17:46

Domestic violence and a poor upbringing are among the root causes of violence in schools in KwaZulu-Natal, Sadtu has said.

Cosatu won't unite until sexual exploitation issues are addressed - Sadtu

2015-07-14 21:39

Issues around sexual exploitation of women by their male colleagues within Cosatu have to be addressed before the federation can speak of unity among unions, a SA Democratic Teachers Union official says.

Too much focus on pupils' rights - Sadtu

2015-05-28 15:23

Schools are factories that manufacture revolutionaries, where most of the children they produced are well balanced individuals, but some show flaws, principals heard at a seminar in Bloemfontein.

Education is held hostage by the Sadtu Mafia

2015-05-24 15:00

I have diverted many projectiles aimed at Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga at numerous dinner conversations and gatherings.

Government forcing us to protest, says Cosatu

2015-04-24 13:20

The Western Cape’s Cosatu provincial executive committee says the Treasury has been bargaining in bad faith during the public sector wage negotiations.

Security guard killed at KZN school

2015-03-10 14:39

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed in KwaMakhutha, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Unions: EFF MPs behaviour leaves bitter taste

2015-02-16 16:17

The behaviour of EFF MPs in Parliament during the State of the Nation address last week undermines democratic institutions and leaves a bitter taste in the mouth, Sadtu and Popcru have said.

Limpopo protests affecting schools - alliance

2015-01-20 11:32

The protests in the Malamulele area in Limpopo that have prevented pupils from attending school are "extremely concerning", the education alliance says.

Sadtu welcomes KZN probe

2014-11-25 19:13

Sadtu has welcomed a decision by KwaZulu-Natal Education MEC Peggy Nkonyeni to establish a committee to investigate how and where the department spends its money.


Inside Labour: SA, China and colonialism

2015-08-21 07:44

Union Sadtu has labelled the introduction of Chinese as “colonialism” and warned it will be resisted “with everything it has”, writes Terry Bell.

Cosatu unions divided over success of SNC

2015-07-17 05:52

While the intention of Cosatu's special national congress was to create unity and cohesion, the federation's affiliates are now divided on whether it was a success or a waste of time.

Sadtu: Bodyguards and threats as tensions rise

2015-07-12 15:00

Tensions within the SA Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) in KwaZulu-Natal have apparently become so bad that its provincial secretary, Nomarashiya Caluza, has been assigned a three-man team of bodyguards.

Grinning while somebody calls you a liar on TV

2015-05-24 15:00

Tuesday. The shakes from the weekend’s 50th bender have stopped. The sweats haven’t. They will eventually. Who needs Banting?

Teacher's union to respond to jobs-for-sale report

2015-05-19 07:33

The SA Democratic Teacher's Union in KwaZulu-Natal will respond to a newspaper report at the weekend saying it was selling principals' posts.

Tributes continue to pour in for Chabane

2015-03-16 20:29

Tributes have continued to pour in for Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane, killed in a car accident at the weekend.

Racist undertones in Roodepoort - SADTU

2015-02-21 14:05

The disruptions at a Roodepoort school appear to be underpinned by racist undertones, the SA Democratic Teachers Union in Gauteng says.

Re-examine teacher training model - Sadtu

2015-02-03 15:21

The SA Democratic Teachers Union has welcomed plans to provide extra training for teachers, but say the model should be examined thoroughly.

Tone down matric euphoria - Sadtu

2015-01-06 10:03

The education department needs to place as much emphasis on the other grades as it does on matric, teachers' union Sadtu says.

Probe into teacher jobs-for-money scam

2014-11-02 16:01

A task team has begun investigating the alleged selling of teacher posts, the basic education department says.

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