Saftu outraged at alleged assassination attempt on National Teacher Union deputy president

2018-05-12 21:17

The South African Federation of Trade Union (Saftu) has expressed shock and outrage at what is being called an assassination attempt on the life of deputy president of the National Teachers Union (Natu), Allen Thompson.

Probe into post-selling ineffective – teachers’ union

2015-10-16 09:35

The National Teachers’ Union has passed a vote of no confidence in Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga's task team charged with investigating allegations of the selling of teacher posts.

Natu concerned about teachers resigning for quick pension payouts

2015-10-14 19:06

The number of teachers resigning to access their pension payouts has reached epidemic proportions, the National Teachers Union says.

Motshekga played us like a yoyo - teachers' union

2015-10-14 16:38

President of Natu, Sthe Ngema, has said Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga played the union "like a yoyo" after she announced last month that the ANAs would be written this year.


National Teachers Union deputy, ambushed, shot in attack in Durban

2018-05-12 13:50

The National Teachers Union Deputy President, Allen Thompson, was ambushed and shot in in his vehicle near Umhlanga.

Thousands of Grade R KZN teachers threaten to down tools

2015-10-14 20:34

Thousands of Grade R teachers in KwaZulu-Natal have threatened a stay away if they do not receive salary increases before the end of November.

Natu concerned about amendment of SA School's Act

2015-10-14 18:30

The National Teachers' Union is concerned about government’s intention to amend the South African Schools Act, saying it would strip parents of the power to appoint teachers.

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.

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