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Media Alert, 30 November 2022
Media invitation to the NUM press briefing on Friday, 02 December 2022 at Park Inn Hotel, Polokwane
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will on Friday, 02 December 2022 brief the media on preparations made so far in terms of celebrating and commemorating the union’s 40th Anniversary. The NUM will be celebrating the event with its thousands of members across the country on Saturday, 03 December 2022 at Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, Limpopo.
The theme of the celebration is “NUM, The Shield and Spear that Defend Mine, Energy, Construction and Metal Workers. The Weapon Used to Fight Capitalism” .
The commemoration will start on the night of Friday, 02 December 2022 with a Presidential Networking Session, a panel discussion about the history of this mighty NUM. The discussion will be facilitated by Cathy Mohlahlana, an award-winning broadcast journalist and senior news anchor for the 24 hour news channel, Newzroom Afrika.
The briefing will take place as follows:
Date: 02 December 2022
Venue: Park Inn Hotel, Dorp Street in Polokwane, Opposite Peter Mokaba Stadium
Members of the media are invited to the press briefing to be led by the NUM National Office Bearers.
For more detailed information, please contact:
Mpho Phakedi, NUM Deputy General Secretary, 082 882 3452
Livhuwani Mammburu, NUM National Spokesperson, 083 809 3257
Luphert Chilwane, NUM Media Officer, 083 809 3255
The National Union of Mineworkers7 Rissik Street.Cnr Frederick JohannesburgTel: 011 377 2111 Cell: 083 809 3257Twitter: @Num_Media
Its birth was facilitated by comrades Cyril Ramaphosa who rose to be its first General Secretary, James Motlatsi who turned to be its first President, and Elijah Barayi who became its Vice President and later the President of Cosatu in 1985 when the federation was formed. porn