Prasa has disintegrated into personality fight - Satawu

2015-07-31 21:30

The current situation at Prasa has seen it disintegrate into a personality fight, with Transport Minister Dipuo Peters failing to take responsibility for the issues at hand, Satawu says.

Satawu slams 'rebels' picketing outside Cosatu congress

2015-07-14 12:12

Satawu members demanding to take part in the congress are "self- seeking" and "power hungry" rebels, says the union's General Secretary Zenzo Mahlangu.

We must not hide SA's problems - Patel

2015-07-09 19:24

While there has been significant improvements in the country since it achieved democracy, it still has problems that must not be hidden away, Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says.

Cosatu backs Huguenot Tunnel strike

2015-07-06 22:48

Cosatu in the Western Cape says it is throwing its weight behind the Huguenot Tunnel workers who are currently on strike.

Molefe must be axed - Satawu

2015-05-28 16:17

Popo Molefe, the chairperson of Prasa, should be dismissed with immediate effect by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters, Satawu says.

Hundreds march through Pretoria to demand changes at Prasa

2015-05-28 13:50

Approximately 700 unionists have marched through Pretoria to protest against alleged nepotism and corruption at the Passenger Rail Agency of SA.

Alliance partners, unions condemn Satawu killing

2015-04-14 16:44

Cosatu, union affiliates, the ANC and the SACP in Gauteng have condemned the killing of Satawu provincial secretary Chris Nkosi.

Satawu Gauteng secretary assassinated during 'ambush'

2015-04-13 22:26

The SA Transport and Allied Workers Union Gauteng secretary Chris Nkosi has been shot and killed in Johannesburg.

Satawu declares pay strike with Freshmark

2014-11-11 20:15

Satawu has declared an indefinite strike against the Shoprite-Checkers-owned trucking company Freshmark, the union says.

Inside Numsa’s expansion plan

2013-12-08 12:00

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA says Cosatu’s founding principle of ‘one sector, one union’ is failing workers and is outdated.


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.

Satawu members demand to see Cosatu president

2015-07-13 20:50

Satawu members, who picketed outside the Cosatu congress venue asking to be allowed to participate, are demanding to be addressed by Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini.

Good leaders should know when it's 'time to leave' - Mantashe

2015-07-09 19:04

Good leaders should know when to step down from their positions, however this does not necessarily apply to the position of president, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

Transport dept failed Putco drivers: Satawu

2015-07-03 13:07

As the violence escalates in Mamelodi due to taxi drivers opposing the introduction of the Autopax bus service in the area, the SA Transport and Allied Workers Union says it has lost all faith in the transport department.

Satawu members are marching at various stations in Gauteng, where they plan to hand over their complaints to Prasa and Metrorail management. View pics from the march here.

Satawu members are marching at various stations in Gauteng, where they plan to hand over their complaints to Prasa and Metrorail management. View pics from the march here.

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Murder of unionist reflects internal problems in Cosatu - Numsa

2015-04-14 19:35

The murder of Satawu Gauteng secretary Chris Nkosi is an indication of the internal problems affecting Cosatu and its affiliates, Numsa has said.

Satawu president's home petrol bombed

2015-04-14 11:15

Satawu president June Dube's home in Vosloorus has been petrol bombed, 24 hours after the union’s Gauteng secretary Chris Nkosi was shot and killed on the N17 on Johannesburg's east rand, the union says.

Cape Town condemns attacks on MyCiTi buses

2015-02-06 12:29

The City of Cape Town has condemned two incidents involving separate attacks on two MyCiTi buses in the city.

Numsa, Satawu at each other's throats

2014-06-20 17:11

Unions Numsa and Satawu have been at each other's throats, as each blamed the other for the violence in the transport sector strike outside Port Elizabeth.

Ramaphosa has rescue plan for Cosatu

2013-12-01 11:45

ANC leaders are appealing to Cosatu to soften its “punitive” stance towards its general secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, to stave off a split in the labour federation and the tripartite alliance.

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