Theledi: Vavi is innocent … until proven guilty

South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) secretary-general, Walter Theledi, says that Zwelinzima Vavi is innocent until proven guilty. Below is a statement he released earlier today (29 July 2013): As the General Secretary of the largest union in the local government sector, and one which the media has targeted for comment on recent events involving … Continue reading “Theledi: Vavi is innocent … until proven guilty”

Samwu’s website hacked (EXCLUSIVE)

(seniorjournalism.com Exclusive) The South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) website has been hacked. The website is not down and still shows relevant information to the human eye, but its index file (the website’s main file on the server) shows link text to a “pill selling company”. If you search for the word “Samwu” on any … Continue reading “Samwu’s website hacked (EXCLUSIVE)”

Samwu denies anti-SePedi comments

The South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) in Limpopo has distanced itself from the comments made in the Sowetan newspaper accusing senior managers of appointing managers on a tribal background. “[SAMWU] in the Limpopo Province wishes to distance itself from the comment made to the Sowetan newspaper by one of our branch leaders in Mopani … Continue reading “Samwu denies anti-SePedi comments”