SAMWU Media Statement on the Special CEC Meeting Held on the 22nd August 2014
The South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) held a Special Central Executive Committee Meeting on the 22nd August 2014 at the Airport Grand Hotel and Conference Centre. The meeting met and concluded its business despite attempts by rogue and disgruntled people who attempted to disrupt the meeting by forcing their way into the meeting premises.
The meeting introduced newly elected POBs and further congratulated those from SAMWU who are now leading COSATU in various provinces. New staff members were also introduced to the meeting.
22 August 2014
SAMWU Mpumalanga held its Provincial Executive Committee (PEC) on from the 4th to 5th August 2014. The PEC therefore communicates the decisions of the meeting and the province’s position on calls for a forensic audit and the suspension of the National Office Bearers (NOBs).
The Congress of South African Trade Unions held a special meeting of its Central Executive Committee on 12 August 2014, at COSATU House, Braamfontein, attended by the National Office Bearers, leaders of affiliated unions and provincial structures. The items discussed, amongst others, were: