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Engineers want jobs for locals

11 hours ago | Labour

Catherine Sasman The Namibian Society of Engineers (NASE) has made an appeal to the Ministry of Works and Transport not to renew or extend Zimbabwean engineers’ five-year contracts, which were...

Charge SME Bank directors - Nafinu

1 week ago - 12 July 2017 | Labour

The Namibia Financial Institutions Union (Nafinu) has demanded that the chairman of the SME Bank board, and members of the executive committee who were responsible for the mess at the embattled bank, be charged in...

Job seekers demonstrate, demand removal of governor

2 weeks ago - 07 July 2017 | Labour

Nearly 100 job seekers staged a peaceful demonstration in Otjiwarongo on Wednesday, demanding the removal of Otjozondjupa governor, Otto Ipinge, from his position.The group accused Ipinge of failing to carry out “his mandate of fighting...

Unam staff want their 7%

3 weeks ago - 04 July 2017 | Labour

Disgruntled University of Namibia employees, who were represented by the Namibia National Teachers Union and the Namibia Public Workers Union, held a peaceful demonstration on Friday demanding that the university pay them the 7% salary...

Shoprite must drop charges

3 weeks ago - 03 July 2017 | Labour

The Economic and Social Justice Trust (ESJT) has called on retail giant Shoprite to drop disciplinary charges against its workers for a 2015 strike they participated in. The chairperson of ESJT, Herbert Jauch was speaking...

Demo in solidarity with Shoprite workers

3 weeks ago - 30 June 2017 | Labour

A planned demonstration by various stakeholders is expected to take place this afternoon in front of the Shoprite Katutura outlet in Windhoek.This is according to...

Domestic workers and employers should work together

3 weeks ago - 28 June 2017 | Labour

The Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers’ Union (Ndawu) has urged domestic workers and their employers to work together for a conducive work environment, where the...

Fishermen lodge complaint with ILO

1 month - 06 June 2017 | Labour

Striking fishermen have lodged a complaint with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) accusing the Namibian government and fishing companies of forced labour and other human...

NUNW warns against state capture

1 month - 05 June 2017 | Labour

The National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) said it will reject any attempt to privatise TransNamib, which is a state-owned enterprise. It also threatened with...

Nafau wants Shoprite workers

1 month - 05 June 2017 | Labour

The struggle to represent Shoprite workers continues as the Namibia Food and Allied Workers Union (Nafau) yet again this month called on the workers to...

Disabled training dismal

1 month - 31 May 2017 | Labour

Fewer than 1% of people living with disabilities out of a total of 72 865 employees were trained across all industrial sectors, an annual report...

Shoprite discontent grows

2 months 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...

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Shoprite a pulwa a...

2 months 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...

Shoprite told to drop charges

2 months 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...

Nabta launches control sheet

2 months 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...

Geingob says no to get-rich-quick...

2 months 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...

3 months ago - 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

3 months ago - 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...

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