Listen: I have no political ambitions – Vavi

2015-04-05 10:00

Ousted Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says he does not have political ambitions.

“We are political animals and we want solutions that we know are political. But I am not running around saying I want to be a political this or that,” said Vavi.

Vavi was this week expelled from the trade union federation by the central executive committee.

Cosatu cited his refusal to participate in a number of essential meetings, addressing the media without being mandated to do so and a number of other acts which they say have violated the code of conduct of the union and brought it into disrepute, as grounds for his dismissal.

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