The Congress of South African Trade Unions wish to hereby declare its readiness for the National Strike which will be in a form of a Provincial March planned as follows:
Date : 13 February 2019
Assembly Point: Parking next to Thohoyandou Stadium
Destination : Thohoyandou Police Station and Vhembe District Municipality
Time : 09h00
The following are some of our National Strike demands:
Fight against retrenchments/job losses
Fight against unemployment
Fight against racism in the workplaces and society
Fight for Occupational Health and Safety for workers in their workplaces
Fight for the implementation of the National Health Insurance
Fight against crime and corruption
Our National Strike Provincial March will be led and addressed by COSATU 1st Deputy President, Comrade Mike Madala Shingange, COSATU Central Executive Committee members and our alliance partners.
Media houses invited.
Read the original article on COSATU.
Limusa Asks Members to Join Cosatu National Strike On February 13 2019
AllAfrica publishes around 600 reports a day from more than 150 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.
AllAfrica is a voice of, by and about Africa - aggregating, producing and distributing 600 news and information items daily from over 150 African news organizations and our own reporters to an African and global public. We operate from Cape Town, Dakar, Abuja, Monrovia, Nairobi and Washington DC.