Zuma will attend Cosatu May Day rally - ANC

2017-04-28 15:09

President Jacob Zuma will attend Cosatu's worker's day celebrations in Bloemfontein, despite calls from some of the union federations affiliates that he not go.

Cosatu must bar Zuma from speaking at May Day celebrations - Nehawu

2017-04-26 20:21

Cosatu's biggest affiliate Nehawu has written to the federation, demanding that President Jacob Zuma be replaced as main speaker at its May Day celebrations.

Cosatu's 'bipolarism' is worrying - YCL

2017-04-22 22:21

The Young Communist League has expressed concern over "inconsistent and mixed messages" coming from leaders in trade union federation Cosatu.

Nzimande calls for overhaul of electoral system

2017-04-20 23:09

The country’s proportional representation system is dangerous and gives political parties too much power, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has said.

Zuma, Dlamini-Zuma are not SA's Bill and Hillary - Ntshalintshali

2017-04-20 20:29

Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali has dismissed President Jacob Zuma's apparent endorsement of his ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as his preferred successor.

‘Less fighting and more talking’

2017-04-09 06:00

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has urged ANC-led alliance leaders to end their public spats, saying they send the wrong message to the nation.

Double standards over anti-Zuma pickets - Cosatu

2017-04-05 20:46

Cosatu Western Cape has accused companies of double standards for giving their employees time off to protest against President Jacob Zuma.

Rand cheers call for Zuma to quit

2017-04-04 18:43

News of increased opposition to President Jacob Zuma resulted in the rand firming to an intraday high of R13.52/$, pushing off the morning lows by +3%.

Zuma wants a meeting with Cosatu after calls for him to step down

2017-04-04 14:26

President Jacob Zuma has called the leadership of Cosatu for a meeting to discuss, among other things, the union's call for him to step down.

Uncle Kathy's emotional send-off

2017-03-29 16:38

Stern words, standing ovations, and raw emotions dominated the final send-off for ANC veteran Ahmed Kathrada.


CWU letter asking to bounce Zuma from May Day rally emerges

2017-04-27 14:27

A letter in which the CWU requested Cosatu to not allow President Jacob Zuma to attend its May Day celebrations has emerged on social media.

Labour’s ‘new dawn’

2017-04-23 06:43

New union federation is already 700 000 strong and aims to breathe new life into SA’s labour sector.

We have to unite if we want to be strong - Jay Naidoo

2017-04-21 20:18

Cosatu’s founding general secretary Jay Naidoo has urged those behind the creation of new labour federation Saftu to ensure they remain united.

Tighten your seat belts, says Vavi about new federation

2017-04-20 20:33

Zwelinzima Vavi, interim leader of South Africa's newest labour union federation, says that they will be "changing the game" and that we should all "fasten our seat belts".

Cosatu demands Absa pay back the money

2017-04-20 18:59

Cosatu members have marched to Absa's head office to hand over a memorandum of demands, calling for the bank to repay bailout money paid to Bankorp by the Reserve Bank during apartheid.

Thousands march on Union Buildings

2017-04-07 16:38

Thousands of protesters have marched to the Union Buildings, calling on the ANC to take a stand and choose the people over President Jacob Zuma.

Zuma can be replaced easily - Cosatu

2017-04-04 20:05

President Jacob Zuma is not indispensable, Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali has said.

Cosatu calls for 'negligent' Zuma's head

2017-04-04 16:14

Cosatu says President Jacob Zuma's 'inattentive and negligent leadership and disruptive actions' are to blame for S&P's downgrade, and that it will call for his resignation.

Cosatu calls on Zuma to step down

2017-04-04 13:03

ANC alliance partner Cosatu has called for President Jacob Zuma to step down, saying it no longer believes in his leadership abilities.

Decision to recall Gordhan from roadshow an embarrassment for SA - Cosatu

2017-03-28 17:51

Trade union federation Cosatu has described President Jacob Zuma's decision to recall Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan from an investment roadshow in the UK and US as unprecedented and embarrassing for South Africa.

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