The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) can confirm that it was engaged in a process to find a solution with Northam Platinum Management yesterday. A draft memorandum has been developed by the two parties. The memorandum will be presented to workers at a mass meeting today at 10 am. The NUM calls upon its members to attend the mass meeting.
Ecliff Tantsi, NUM Chief Negotiator at Northam Platinum said: “The parties were engaged in a tedious engagement to try and find a solution.”
For more information, please contact:
Livhuwani Mammburu: 083 809 3257 (Acting NUM National Spokesperson)
Ecliff Tantsi: 082 941 4210 (NUM Chief Negotiator at Northam Platinum)
National Union of Mineworkers
7 Rissik Street.
Tel: 011 377 2111
Cell: 083 809 3257
Source : Congress of South African Trade Unions