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AMCU Free State recently elected new regional leadership

25 November 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) Free State Region recently held its Regional Elective Congress in Welkom to elect a new Regional leaders
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AMCU Members Brave Scotching Sun To Commemorate Marikana Massacre

16 August 2019
Among the prominent speakers gracing this important event was Fred Arendse, chief executive officer for SSC Group. Arendse said he is always in support of all the good things
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Platinum Wage Negotiations

14 June 2019
As AMCU, we have now completed our comprehensive mandating process building up to the upcoming wage negotiations on the Platinum Belt. As the majority trade union in Platinum, we are ready
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Pretoria High Court Hands Down Sentence Related To 2017 Marikana Shootings

03 June 2019
Samkelo Mkhutshwa (38) and Simphiwe Silwane (36) were expressionless when the presiding judge over the case at the Pretoria High Court handed down their sentences this morning
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Message Of Condolence For The Sudden Passing On Of Judge Anton Steenkamp

21 May 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is deeply saddened by the sudden passing away of Judge Anton Steenkamp, who succumbed to a snake bite while on holiday in Zambia.
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Eastern Cape Successfully Elects Regional Leadership

03 May 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) Eastern Cape Region held its inaugural Regional Elective Congress on 01 May 2019 in Port Elizabeth. National Organiser Dumisani Nkalitshana addressed….
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AMCU Ends Five Month Long Strike At Sibanye-Stillwater

17 April 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has signed a three-year wage agreement with Sibanye-Stillwater after five months of gruelling talks that deadlocked numerous times with several court cases
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Sponsored Intimidation And Violence By Sibanye-Stillwater At Gold Strike

13 March 2019
Approximately 15 000 members of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) have been engaged in protected strike action at the gold operations of Sibanye-Stillwater
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Judgement Reserved In Secondary Strike Case

28 February 2019
Judgement has been reserved in the case between the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) and several mining companies pertaining to the secondary strike by the Union..
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AMCU Calls For Disinvestment From Sibanye-Stillwater

19 February 2019
At a press briefing held at Quartermain Hotel in Morningside,The Association of mineworkers and Constrution Union (AMCU) President Joseph Mathunjwa called on all responsible investors to disinvest from Sibanye-Stillwater …
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AMCU marches to the Minerals Council

22 January 2019
Today, hundreds of AMCU members marched to the Minerals Resources to hand over a memorandum raising their unhappiness about how mining companies continue to use the apartheid…
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AMCU sets plans for 2019 amidst gold

9 January 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) will continue its protected strike at Sibanye Stillwater until the demands of a R1000 increment…
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Sibanye files interdict to end AMCU strike

18 December 2018
Sibanye Stillwater filed an application for an interdict to prevent AMCU members from continuing with the strike…
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AMCU gives family of Marikana victim a home

6 December 2018
The Marikana Massacre AMCU Trust Fund was deep in the homelands of Dvokolwako in Swaziland to hand over a house built for the Gadlela family…
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AMCU gives strike notice to Sibanye-Stillwater

18 -19 October 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has given Sibanye-Stillwater a 48-hour-notice of the protected strike action that will take place across all Sibanye-Stillwater Gold operations…
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AMCU National Office addresses members at Harmony’s Gold Masimong Mine

7 October 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) National Office met with all the branch members from the Free State region at a central mass meeting…
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Bail hearing for four AMCU members postponed

10 and 11 January 2019
A bail hearing for four members of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction (AMCU) who were arrested…
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Update on the Sibanye stillwtater strike

14 December 2018, Sandton
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has responded to Sibanye Stillwater’s recent extension of its wage agreement…
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Sibanye Stillwater resorts to underhanded tactics to discredit AMCU strike

14 December 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) will respond to Sibanye Stillwater’s recent extension of its wage agreement…
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Permanent Peoples Tribunal

19 November 2018
The third Southern Africa Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Transnational Corporations session took place recently at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg…
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AMCU to contest job losses at Sibanye

13 November 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) is not prepared to accept the prospect of over 14 000 job cuts which could stem from Sibanye Stillwater’s takeover of Lonmin…
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AMCU marches to the Minerals Council

22 January 2019
Today, hundreds of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) members marched to the Minerals Resources to hand over a memorandum…
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Bail hearing for four AMCU members postponed

10 and 11 January 2019
A bail hearing for four members of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction (AMCU) who were arrested during the current protected strike …
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AMCU sets plans for 2019 amidst gold

9 January 2019
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) will continue its protected strike at Sibanye Stillwater until the demands of a R1000 increment for the next three-year period…
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Sibanye files interdict to end AMCU strike

18 December 2018
Sibanye Stillwater filed an application for an interdict to prevent AMCU members from continuing with the strike…
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Update on the Sibanye stillwtater strike

14 December 2018, Sandton
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has responded to Sibanye Stillwater’s recent extension of its wage agreement as per section 23 of the Labour Relations Act…
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Sibanye Stillwater resorts to underhanded tactics to discredit AMCU strike

14 December 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) will respond to Sibanye Stillwater’s recent extension of its wage agreement…
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AMCU gives family of Marikana victim a home

6 December 2018, Johannesburg
The Marikana Massacre AMCU Trust Fund was deep in the homelands of Dvokolwako in Swaziland on Tuesday, 04 December to hand over a house built for the Gadlela family…
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Permanet Peoples Tribunal

19 November 2018
The third Southern Africa Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Transnational Corporations session took place recently at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg…
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AMCU gives strike notice to Sibanye-Stillwater

18 -19 October 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has given Sibanye-Stillwater a 48-hour-notice of the protected strike action that will take place across all Sibanye-Stillwater Gold operations…
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Permanet Peoples Tribunal

19 November 2018
The third Southern Africa Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Transnational Corporations session took place recently at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg…
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AMCU to contest job losses at Sibanye

13 November 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) is not prepared to accept the prospect of over 14 000 job cuts which could stem from Sibanye Stillwater’s takeover of Lonmin…
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AMCU National Office addresses members at Harmony’s Gold Masimong Mine

7 October 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) National Office met with all the branch members from the Free State region at a central mass meeting…
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AMCU National Office addresses members at Harmony’s Gold Masimong Mine

7 October 2018
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) National Office met with all the branch members from the Free State region at a central mass meeting…
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