Seasons Greetings from COTU (K), May this Christmas end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright New Year. COTU-K wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous 2018.
The Employment and Labour Relations Court on Monday, 18th December, 2017, issued orders directed at the management of Kenya Airways to reinstate, with immediate effect, all its one hundred and fifty seven (157) employees from the Engineering section that had been sacked by the Airline for participating in a strike action over their poor terms […]
The decision by the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of East Africa Community, Labour and Social Security through a gazette notice ordering all Trade Union leaders holding political positions to resign from their elective Trade Union positions is illegal and an outright misapprehension of the spirit and letter of the Law.
Happy Jamhuri Day Celebrations; COTU-K wishes all Kenyans a happy Jamuhuri Day Celebrations. As we commemorate this auspicious occasion we appeal to all Kenyans to continually nature the values of cohesion and patriotism to develop our country.
Brother Atwoli receiving Sebha for prayers from Madam Maysa Atwa Member of Parliament and Women Representative in Egyptian Trade Union Federation in recognition to Bro. Atwoli’s strong belief in both Christian and Islam Faith in Sham El Sheikh. The COTU-K Secretary General is currently leading a delegation in Cairo, Egypt at the invitation of the […]
Bro. Atwoli at the 17th Session of the ITUC General Council in Brussels, Belgium. From Left to Right; Newly elected ITUC Deputy General Secretary Bro. Mamadou Diallo, COTU (K) Secretary General Bro. Francis Atwoli, COTU (K) 1st Assistant Secretary General Bro. Ernest Nadome and the Organization’s International Advisory to the COTU-K Secretary General Bro. Adamas […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU (K) Secretary General Francis Atwoli who is currently in Brussels Belgium meeting the European Commission on the contentious Economic Partnership Agreements, EPAs and also attending the 17th General Council meeting of the International Trade Union Confederation, ITUC at the Union Headquarters, has congratulated and applauded the speech delivered […]
Our attention is drawn to an article in The Star Newspaper, dated 10th November, 2017, Page 16, on the above subject. The Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Labour Hon. Phyllis Kandie is allowing Kenyans to be enslaved, tortured and killed in the Gulf Countries by her decision to lift the ban on Domestic Workers to Saudi […]
Following other earlier consultative meeting; COTU-K Officials, Executive Board Members and General Secretaries from affiliate unions again met met with the top leadership of the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) to agree on the sticking issue in the implementation of the fund to its members. The two parties agred on the following five points as a […]