'It's either an 8% salary increase or strike continues' – Fort Hare Nehawu workers

2018-08-01 18:55

The union is demanding an increase of 8% and a notch progression of 1%, while the university’s management said it can offer only 7.5%.

Sassa hoping to form a strong relationship with Nehawu

2018-07-10 22:58

Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu says the purpose of the meeting was to discuss the challenges affecting members of Nehawu and beneficiaries.

Negotiations under way in the North West to restore health services

2018-05-30 16:35

Negotiations are at an advanced stage and are progressing well, according to the Department of Social Development.

Nehawu gives North West task team 24 hours to respond to demands

2018-05-16 23:00

Nehawu says it will instruct its members to down tools should the inter-ministerial task team for the North West not respond positively to its demands, which include dealing with corruption.

Mahumapelo appoints own team to sort out health crisis after Cabinet intervention

2018-04-27 20:32

Embattled North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has appointed his own team to look into the province's health crisis, following a Cabinet decision to place the department under administration.

Team of MECs appointed to resolve Nehawu strike

2018-04-05 21:48

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has appointed a team of MECs to work with the provincial health and social development departments to deal with the issues at the centre of an ongoing strike.

Assault case opened after altercation at Klerksdorp old age home

2018-03-29 22:15

An employee at Klerksdorp Old Age Home in the North West has opened a case of common assault and crimen injuria against a National Health and Education Union member.

Water flows despite Nehawu threats

2018-03-08 19:45

Nothing has come of a threatened interruption to the water supply on the first day of a nationwide strike called by Nehawu at the Department of Water and Sanitation to force government's hand on a list of demands.

Nehawu believes it has govt under the cosh over water

2018-03-07 19:13

Nehawu says despite the fact that several provinces are facing a drought, it plans to go ahead with its first nationwide strike involving water services since 1994, forcing government to accede to its demands.

ANC conference could stop SA from becoming a nation of pigs – Senzo Mchunu

2017-11-24 22:15

Delegates at to the ANC elective conference in December will have to choose between allowing the rot to continue and electing leadership that will confront the issues says Senzo Mchunu.


Fort Hare exams suspended as Nehawu strike over wages continues

2018-07-18 15:19

Students at the University of Fort Hare have been unable to write their exams due to a strike by members of the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union.

Exams postponed at Fort Hare university due to strike action

2018-06-12 22:58

Students at the University of Fort Hare will have to wait until next semester to complete their exams after lecturers and other staff members have embarked on strike action.

Debates rage on public sector pay

2018-05-22 14:10

Furious debates about whether to sign or dispute the latest public sector pay deal are now underway at all levels within Cosatu-affiliated public sector unions.

Government faces strike action over protracted wage talks

2018-05-15 10:57

The Public Servants Association will start balloting its members for a strike as the union grows increasingly frustrated with the protracted government wage negotiations.

Parliament to continue disciplinary against suspended secretary Mgidlana

2018-04-21 17:13

Parliament will continue to pursue the disciplinary processes against its suspended secretary Gengezi Mgidlana, following a Western Cape High Court decision to dismiss his bid to interdict the process.

Mahumapelo blames Nehawu strike for stalled probe into Gupta-linked company contract

2018-04-04 21:19

The office of the premier of the North West says a forensic investigations it instituted into allegations of procurement irregularities in the awarding of a R180m contract to Mediosa has stalled because officials can't access documents.

Nehawu signs deal to end nationwide strike

2018-03-13 19:02

The National Health Education and Allied Workers' Union has signed an agreement with the Department of Water and Sanitation that will see its striking members return to work within 24 hours.

Strike could burst Cape Town's Day Zero bubble

2018-03-08 17:46

The happy bubble over Cape Town, after reduced consumption led to Day Zero being pushed back to August, could be burst by a National Health and Allied Workers Union strike at the Department of Water and Sanitation.

Wits university and unions reach wage deal

2018-02-01 06:27

The week-long workers’ strike at the University of the Witwatersrand has been suspended after management and the workers' unions reached an agreement.

Parliament to institute disciplinary against Mgidlana

2017-11-08 15:18

Parliament's presiding officers have resolved to institute disciplinary proceedings against suspended Secretary to Parliament Gengezi Mgidlana for alleged corruption and maladministration.

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