ZEWU agrees to rejoin ZCTU

  Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union has finally decided to re-join the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) after breaking ranks with the federation in 2011. The decision was unanimously taken at the union’s National Council meeting which was held in Kariba in April 2018. ZEWU acting president, Mike Steamer Ndlovu…

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Education programmes on course

ZEWU Presidium in 2016

The chairperson of the education, training and organising committee Nqabeni Nkala said members should guard against yellow unions to safeguard the gains fought over many years of struggle. Nkala is the union’s second trustee and is one of the longest serving members of the union having joined its ranks in…

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Mike Steemar Ndlovu determined to build new ZEWU

Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU)

Following the dismissal of Angeline Chitambo as president of the Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU) over allegations of usurping powers of the National Executive, fraud and running the union as her private business, Mike Steamer Ndlovu (MSN) was appointed acting president by the National Council on the 15th of April…

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The Connector – From the General Secretary’s desk

Martin Chikuni and Mike Stima Ndlovu attending a conference

After ushering in a new dispensation in April this year, the union became stronger both administratively and politically. As secretariat, we applaud leadership for working tirelessly to further the development of the organisation. One of the major challenges that the union is facing is the employer’s intransigence in reviewing salaries…

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ZEWU National Youth Policy

The compilation of this Policy is testimony to the importance that ZEWU attaches to the inclusive involvement of all its structures in the development and growth of the organization. The Policy takes note and places importance on the young workers who represent the future as the trade union movement has…

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ZEWU holds a staff retreat workshop

Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU)

Introduction ZEWU held a three day joint staff and presidium retreat workshop at the Harare Safari Lodge, Harare from 17 – 19 June 2017. Workshop Objectives The main purpose for the workshop was to allow staff and the presidium time away from the office to carry out an introspection of…

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ZEWU moves in to protect ZRA workers’ rights

Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU)

Background The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA), as one of our constituent companies, is a bi- national company whose core business is to manage the Zambezi River water body which supplies the Kariba Hydro Power Station with generation. By its nature, the ZRA falls under a dual jurisprudence of Zambia and…

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ZINWA Manyame catchment elects main workers committee

Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU)

The Manyame Catchment held its elections of the Catchment Workers’ Committee on 22 June 2017. The elections were presided over by Mr. L. Mathaba (HRO –Manyame) and Mr. P. Chenyika (ZEWU Education and Training Officer). The Electoral College was composed of newly elected Chairpersons from stations as follows; P. Chagonda…

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