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SAMWU Post CEC Statement

  • Friday, 14 August 2015 17:22
14 August 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) held a successful Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting from the 5th to the 7th August 2015. The CEC was held a few days before the country commemorates the heroic women…

SAMWU Statement on Women’s Day

  • Sunday, 09 August 2015 10:25
09 August 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) commemorates and salutes the brave stand taken by about 20 000 women who marched to the union buildings with the slogan “wathint’ abafazi, wathint’ imbokodo: You strike a woman, you…

SAMWU Press Conference Postponed

  • Friday, 07 August 2015 07:51
07 August 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) regrets to inform members of the media that the press conference that was scheduled for today 7 August, has unfortunately been postponed. The CEC which is currently underway has a…

Reminder: SAMWU Press Conference

  • Wednesday, 05 August 2015 13:36
05 August 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is currently holding an ordinary Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting from the 5th to 7th August 2015. The CEC has been called to deal with among others preparations for the…

Media Invite: SAMWU Press Conference

  • Monday, 03 August 2015 10:50
03 August 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) will be holding an ordinary Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting from the 5th to 7th August 2015. The CEC has been called to deal with among others preparations for the…
30 July 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is disgusted at the reported corruption in the project Jozi @ Work as reported in the media. The City of Johannesburg has budgeted over R1 billion for this project which…

Update on the Conciliation Process

  • Monday, 27 July 2015 10:26
27 July 2015                The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) has formally requested an extension to respond to the facilitator’s proposal on the wage and salaries between ourselves and SALGA, the deadline for response to the proposal was the 24th…
27 July 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) in the Cape Metro (Boss Nxu) Region together with the City of Cape Town signed a settlement agreement on the 24th of July to upscale 81 Solid Waste Supervisor Drivers…
23 July 2013     The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is pleased to announce the conclusion of salary and wage negotiations with Amatole Water, Bloem Water and WSSA (Water Solutions South Africa). After rigorous and lengthy negotiations and intensive mandate…
23 July 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) has learnt with great shock and disgust at the intentions of the Acting Municipal Manager of the Thabazimbi Local Municipality, Gopolang Booysen. Since being appointed as the Acting Municipal Manager…

Facilitator’s Report in Summary

  • Tuesday, 07 July 2015 12:14
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Conciliation Update 02 July

  • Thursday, 02 July 2015 08:54
02 July 2014 The National Office Bearers of the South African Municipal Workers' Union (SAMWU) are currently meeting with the national leadership of SALGA in preparation for the conciliation hearing scheduled to be heard tomorrow (02 July) in the South African Local…
30 June 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) will be going for conciliation with SALGA in the Local Government Bargaining Council (SALGBC) from the 1st to 3rd July. The conciliations come after three rounds of negotiations which were a…

JMPD Chief of Police A Liar of Note!

  • Tuesday, 23 June 2015 13:02
23 June 2015 It is with sadness that we as SAMWU have to inform you of sustained attacks on the gains of the National Democratic Revolution by those who have turned JMPD into their primary target to further their career…

SAMWU Mpumalanga Elects New POBs

  • Tuesday, 23 June 2015 12:58
20 June 2015 The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) in Mpumalanga Province has elected new provincial office bearers unopposed at the 11th Provincial Congress which was held until from the 18 to 20 June  ‎ under the theme “A Decade of…