Record petrol price hike on its way – Solidarity

17 March 2015       The price of petrol will, in April, increase by the highest nominal amount in history for the second consecutive month, the Solidarity Research Institute … Continue reading

Magistrate’s Commission investigates magistrate after false claims of racism – Solidarity

17 March 2015       The Ethics Division of the Magistrate’s Commission has indicated that an investigation will be conducted into the possible misconduct of a serving magistrate who … Continue reading


16 March 2015     National Police Commissioner Gen. Riah Phiyega was supposed to testify in the Johannesburg Labour Court today regarding Col. Kobus Roos’ non-deployment in the police’s crime … Continue reading


Portfolio committee’s support of ruling in DCS case a victory – Solidarity

13 March 2015       Solidarity today described the Portfolio Committee on Labour’s support of Judge Hillary Rabkin-Naicker’s ruling in favour of Solidarity in the affirmative action case against … Continue reading

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Minister must enforce instruction to have incompetent municipal managers fired – Solidarity

12 March 2015     Weakest municipalities named in list   Trade union Solidarity today requested Pravin Gordhan, minister of cooperative governance and traditional affairs, to take decisive action following … Continue reading

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Solidarity welcomes suspension of Eskom senior executives, independent inquiry

12 March 2015       Trade union Solidarity today welcomed the suspension of Eskom’s CEO Tshediso Matona and three other senior executives and expressed the hope that the suspensions … Continue reading

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Solidarity launches campaign to exempt Eskom from race targets

12 March 2015       Trade union Solidarity today launched a comprehensive campaign to pressure the Department of Labour to exempt Eskom from race targets. According to the electricity … Continue reading

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