Labour

Shoprite discontent grows

2 days ago - 24 May 2017 | Labour

The Trade Union Congress of Namibia has added its voice to the list of organisations expressing their discontent with a decision by retailer Shoprite to proceed with disciplinary hearings against 142 workers who have been...

Rukoro fights suspension

3 days ago - 23 May 2017 | Labour

A dispute has been declared at the Office of the Labour Commissioner over the suspension of Vekuii Rukoro as the CEO of Meatco.This was confirmed yesterday by Rukoro's legal representative, Jefta Tjitemisa, who said that...

Shoprite a pulwa a kuthemo iipotha mbyoka a...

4 days ago - 22 May 2017 | Labour

Ehangano lyoEconomic and Social Justice Trust (ESJT) olya pula opo Shoprite a kuthemo iipotha mbyoka a tulilemo aaniilonga, tali popi kutya itali pitika we aaniilonga ya kale taya ningwa nayi.Omanga elelo lyaShoprite lya popi kutya...

Shoprite told to drop charges

1 week ago - 19 May 2017 | Labour

The Economic and Social Justice Trust (ESJT) has called on retail giant Shoprite to drop disciplinary charges against its workers, saying they cannot allow the “mistreatment” of workers to continue.While Shoprite management indicated that they...

Nabta launches control sheet

1 week ago - 16 May 2017 | Labour

The Namibia Bus and Taxi Association (Nabta) recently launched a control sheet which it will use to monitor passenger movement between travel destinations.The control sheet will take down the names of passengers who board Nabta...

Geingob says no to get-rich-quick schemes

3 weeks ago - 02 May 2017 | Labour

President Hage Geingob says he does not support business people who become rich instantly by means of exploiting the working class.Geingob made the remark yesterday...

Walvis Bay vessel ghosted by owners

1 month - 21 April 2017 | Labour

JANA-MARI SMITHAt least 22 crew aboard the fishing vessel Sheriff, anchored off Walvis Bay, have reportedly been without pay since mid-February after the Namibian company...

Unemployment soars amid budget cuts

1 month - 18 April 2017 | Labour

Namibia will this year commemorate Workers' Day in the shadow of skyrocketing unemployment brought about by almost weekly retrenchments which have affected close to 41...

Fishermen, miners demand justice

1 month - 12 April 2017 | Labour

JANA-MARI SMITH A petition signed by more than a thousand beleaguered fishermen and former Tsumeb miners was handed over to...

Protracted Skorpion negotiations concluded

1 month - 03 April 2017 | Labour

The protracted labour negotiations between Skorpion Zinc and the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) were successfully concluded on Friday.The parties agreed on a two-year wage...

Skorpion, MUN reach settlement

1 month - 31 March 2017 | Labour

The prolonged labour battle between the Mineworkers Union (MUN) and Skorpion Zinc was finally concluded, paving the way for mining contractor Basil Read to continue...

Ya hala okushunwa miilonga

1 month - 27 March 2017 | Labour

Aaniilonga mboka oya tidhwa miilonga sha landula ekanka ndyoka ya li ya ningi kali li paveta na oya ningi omunyanyo sigo opoombelewa dhUuministeli wAaniilonga ...

Labour

Aahingi yootaxi oya hala egameno...

2 months ago - 24 March 2017 | Labour

Aahingi yootaxi moVenduka oya ningi ehololomadhilaadhilo esiku Etiyali poombelewa dhUuministeli wAaniilonga moonkambadhala opo omakemo gawo ga talike.Ehangano lyoNamibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) olya...

Ekanitho lyiilonga momina yaSkorpion Zinc

2 months ago - 24 March 2017 | Labour

Uuyelel mboka owa hololwa momuknda ngoka gwa pitithwa komupopiliko gwomina ndjoka, Nora Ndopu.“Ekateko lyetamekitho lyiilonga otali yi moshipala opoloyeka ndjoka na otashi ka thiminika omina...

Tucna bemoans dodgy investments

2 months ago - 23 March 2017 | Labour

Memories of the lost N$100 million of the Offshore Development Company and the N$30 million SSC/Avid investment scandal were relived yesterday by a trade union...

Security guard minimum wage in...

2 months ago - 15 March 2017 | Labour

The Ministry of Labour has placed the blame for a delay in the gazetting of the new security guard minimum wage at the door of...

Sign Shop cuts staff pay

2 months ago - 06 March 2017 | Labour

Some employees of the Sign Shop Group are unhappy with management's decision to reduce their working hours, and thus their monthly salaries, by about 50%.Representing...

Lockout at Namibia Press and...

2 months ago - 03 March 2017 | Labour

The management of Namibia Press and Tools (NPT) at Walvis Bay on Monday implemented a lockout after an unresolved wage dispute.NPT manufactures spare parts for...

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