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SADTU Celebrate National Women’s Day
SADTU has joined millions of South Africans in observing and celebrating National Women’s Day in Limpopo at Val Duncan FETC at Namagale, Phalaborwa today. On 9 August in 1956, more than 20 000 women camped outside the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest the carrying of passes, designed to regulate the movements of African people
SADTU assures members their pensions are safe with GEPF
The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union is calling on public servants and teachers not to resign following an un-founded rumour that is urging members to resign as the Government Employee Pension Fund was on a move to unilaterally change the benefits of members to such an extent that members may lose some benefits and money.
6th SADTU North West Provincial Conference
6th SADTU North West Provincial Conference SADTU North West will be holding its 6th Triennial Provincial Conference from the 1st to the 3rd August 2014 at Mmabatho Palms Hotel in Mahikeng and the Provincial Conference will be attended by 200 SADTU delegates, representatives from government, sister unions, sister provinces, alliances, education alliances and business partners.
Media reports on holidays for teachers are misleading
Media reports on holidays for teachers are misleading It is with great regret that we note media reports suggesting that the Union is demanding an extension of the holidays allocated to teachers. The story on SADTU’s “demand” is an extreme exaggeration and distortion as it seeks to sensationalize what the General Secretary of SADTU Mugwena Maluleke said, at SADTU’s KZN Congress, in order to dent the image of SADTU and create an impression that we are a self centered union and want to spend as less time as possible in class.
SADTU in KwaZulu-Natal to use television to develop teachers
The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU), with partners including Mindset, Telkom, Unkunzi, Hauwei, HP, Vortex, Cyberschool, Technology and 247 Technologies, will on Thursday (24 July 2014) officially launch a teacher development television programme in KwaZulu Natal.
Speech by SADTU Deputy President Magope Maphila during Funeral of Poobie Naicker (former Deputy President of SADTU)
Before I start, let me acknowledge the following: Edwin Pillay(once a Deputy President of SADTU ), Cde Harold Samuels (The longtime friend of Cde Poobie and the first Treasurer of SADTU at its formation in 1990) Cde Randall Van Den Heever (the first General Secretary of SADTU )
Input by Comrade Thulas Nxesi MP, Minister of Public Works (and former General Secretary of SADTU)
My sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Poobi Naicker. It is an honour for me to stand here to say a few words about my long-time friend and comrade. Thank you for inviting me.
Address by COSATU President, Sidumo Dlamini, at the SADTU National General Council held from the 25th - 27th October at Premier Hotel, OR Tambo, Kempton Park
The 1st Deputy President of SADTU who is current the acting President The National Office Bearers of SADTU The entire leadership of SADTU from various levels of the organisation The leadership of the federation present here today The Alliance leadership present Comrades delegates,
Message of Support from the South African Communist Party - by Comrade Thulas Nxesi, Deputy National Chairperson of SACP
Let me begin with revolutionary greetings from the 13th Congress Central Committee of the South African Communist Party.
SADTU members in a march to Union Buildings, Pretoria. 24/04/2013