Treasury Cabinet Secretary Hon. Ukur Yattani expected to read a Kshs. 2.73 trillion budget on 11th June 2020, we expect allocation to shield workers and the economy from the adverse impacts of COVID__19 pandemic through tax reliefs for workers and expansion social protection to the most vulnerable including thousands workers who have lost their jobs, […]
Dr Atwoli Speech Labour Day 2020 SPEECH BY DR. BRO FRANCIS ATWOLI, NOM(DZA)EBS, MBSDURING THE 55TH INTERNATIONAL LABOUR DAY EVENT ON 01ST MAY, 2020 SALUTATIONS His Excellency The President and Commander In-Chief of the Defense Forces of the Republic of Kenya Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H. The Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Labour & Social Protection […]
Theme: STOP THE PANDEMIC – SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK CAN SAVE LIVES. TRADE UNION DEFENCE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC• Trade unions and employers, working together, can make a significant difference to ensure that the effects of the outbreak are minimized, that the workforce is educated and informed on how to limit transmission, protected and equipped […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions , COTU (K) Dr Francis has called for solidarity in the Fight against Covid-19. “To win the Covid-19 war Workers, Employers and government must work together in solidarity, COTU (K) remains commited and at the forefront to ensure that all workers are well protected both at workplace and at […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions in Kenya, COTU (K) condemns the alleged Sacking of Farm Workers. COTU (K) maintains that there Has Been No Meeting Attended by COTU-K in Which the Alleged Sacking of 50,000 Farm Workers as a result of Covid-19 was discussed.COTU (K) is engaged together with 45 affiliates to protect workers in […]
Dr Francis Atwoli take on Surviving Covid-19 on an Interview with Citizen TV “Government to support Small and Medium Enterprises, SME take direct initiative to safeguard workers for the next 3 months, April , May and June through measures such as exemption from tax for all workers, manufacturing companies and landlords. Further, Dr Atwoli called […]
Government of Kenya must Put the People First Kenyans must prioritize the citizens as we tackle the economic fallout from protective measures to stem the spread of the Corona virus. The government so far had offered tax reliefs but it must do more support workers including income support, distribution of rations and loan […]
As a distinguished scholar, Prof. Eng. Fredrick Otieno, the immediate former Vice Chancellor of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, MMUST will be remembered as one of the few individuals who recognized Workers’ ability and role particularly his stewardship in Awarding COTU-K Secretary-General a Doctorate Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters (Labour Relations) (Honoris Causa). […]
The Secretary General of the Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU (K) was this morning unanimously elected the Workers Spokesperson and Chair of the Workers Group at the official opening of the 14th International Labour Organization, ILO African Regional Meeting in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. Brother Atwoli’s name was proposed by the President of the […]
The General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC AFRICA) Bro. Kwasi Adu – Amankwah delivering his remarks during the 42nd Session of the OATUU General Council.
The 42nd Session of the Organization of the African Trade Union Unity (OATUU) General Council was officially opened by His Excellency The President and Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces of the Republic of Kenya Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, CGH Today, 18th September, 2019. #OATUUconference2019 #OATUUGeneralCouncil.