Tag: National Union of Mineworkers
The latest developments from Blybank at Sibanye-Stillwater's Driefontein mine, saw violence erupt between two of the country's biggest rival unions. The National Union of Mineworkers and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union are making claims of intimidation and violence. NUM Spokesperson Livhuwani Mammburu joins CNBC Africa for more.
South Africa’s two rival mining unions Amcu and NUM have been involved in violent clashes in Carletonville west of Johannesburg. The root of it is a pay dispute between the mining union Amcu and Sibanye-Stillwater; that has seen fifteen thousand miners stay out on strike. Amcu is even angrier that rival unions, including the national union of mineworkers, have accepted a mine deal.
The National Union of Mineworkers today declared a wage dispute with the Minerals Council of South Africa. This comes as the gold wage negotiations comes to a standstill. Minerals Council of South Africa's Chief Negotiator, Motsamai Motlhamme joins CNBC Africa for more.
The National Union of Mineworkers today declared a wage dispute with the Minerals Council of South Africa. This comes as the gold wage negotiations comes to a standstill. NUM is complaining that its workers are being insulted by the mine bosses, referring to offers put on the table which are ranging from R675 for surface and underground workers and 5 per cent for artisans, miners, and officials. CNBC Africa spoke to the NUM Spokesperson Livhuwani Mammburu for more.
The year will see a showdown between government, civil society, labour and business.
South Africa’s National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has agreed a three-year wage agreement with coal producers, averting a sector-wide strike that could have impacted power supply, the company said on Thursday. The union...
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