The Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (Zewu) joined other Confederation of Zimbabwe Trade Unions (COZITU) affiliates in commemorating 8 March, International Women’s day, on Saturday, 12 March 2016 at Raylton Sports Club under the theme STEP IT UP, NGAZVIENDE MBERI, AKHUYE PHAMBILI.
Honorable NEC members, Leaders of our constitutional structures, Delegates, Government Ministers and officials, IndustriALL Global Union Invited guests; local and international,
Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU) President Angeline Chitambo recently attended the just ended Chinhoyi Agric Show in the company of Mr Martin Chikuni, Secretary General.
National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) held a successful congress from 2-6 June 2015 in Johanesburg, South Africa.
On 19-20 May, IndustriALL Global Union held its Executive Committee meeting in Stockholm. Former trade union leader and now Swedish Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven, addressed the 200 participants, saying trade unions and organized workforce have an essential role to play in the fight for social justice.
The energy labour movement has been dealt a punitive blow by the tragic and untimely passing of Comrade Lloyd Ndaba, Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU) organising secretary, on 15 April 2015.
My report shall give an insight of the major developments in the union as well as in other social partners and also gives recommendations which can be used by this committee in its deliberations.
ZEWU young workers conducted a conference at Village Inn, Nyanga, on 12th -13th December, 2014 and resolved that:
We the ZEWU Youth representing all youth in the entire Energy Sector, having met at Village Inn in Nyanga, from the 11th to the 14th of December 2014 in the presence of the IndustriAll a global union and comrades from the region (National Union of Mineworkers South Africa, MUN-Namibia,) and…
ZEWU has warned politicians in government that they risk being booted out of office in the next election if they continue shunning issues in regards the rights of workers.