Ehrenreich the 'Donald Trump of Cape Town politics' - Smith

2016-07-28 18:00

Cosatu has maintained its claims of discrimination against black metro police and traffic officers after mayoral committee member for safety and security JP Smith laid a charge of crimen injuria against its provincial secretary, Tony Ehrenreich.

Cosatu breaks ranks with ANC over Zim protests

2016-07-13 18:02

Cosatu has broken ranks with the ANC by expressing its support for the recent anti-government protests in Zimbabwe.

Gordhan jumping the gun on labour reforms - Cosatu

2016-07-04 12:58

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s statements that the government is close to announcing reforms to labour legislation were premature, charges Cosatu.

Vote for ANC despite its problems – Nzimande

2016-07-03 17:19

Young Communist League members should vote for the ANC on August 3 despite any misgivings they might have over the ruling party, said SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande in an address to his party's youth wing.

Cosatu says keeping Zuma avoids ANC ‘bleeding’

2016-07-01 09:33

President Jacob Zuma will likely serve out his term despite being embroiled in allegations of graft because ousting him would damage the ruling party.

Cosatu suggests white players behind Bok struggles

2016-06-22 11:49

Cosatu has suggested that a group of white players who want to see the Springboks fail may be behind the recent performances against Ireland.

Thousands of Cosatu workers to protest in Cape Town

2016-06-21 07:38

Thousands of Cosatu strikers will protest in Cape Town on Wednesday in protest against poor bus and rail services.

Alliance not what it should be: Ramaphosa

2016-06-14 22:58

The structures of the tripartite alliance, which includes the ANC, Cosatu and the SACP, are not what they should be, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Cosatu to march and protest at Lily Mine

2016-06-12 16:44

Trade union federation Cosatu is to stage a protest at Lily Mine to pressurise the company and government to fast track bringing to the surface the bodies of trapped miners and also compensate the stranded workers, who are currently sitting at home.

SABC decision 'deeply patronising' - Cosatu

2016-05-30 22:31

The SABC’s decision to stop broadcasting images of violent protests smacks of autocracy and is deeply patronising, Cosatu says.


SACP should remember its place in alliance - CWU

2016-07-14 11:00

The Communication Workers Union criticised the SACP for joining protests against the public broadcaster and said it should remember its place in the alliance with the ANC and Cosatu.

Include us, you can't eat the cream alone - COSATU to City of CT

COSATU protested against Metrorail and the City of Cape Town on Tuesday demanding improved safety on public transport routes and a better service. Watch.

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Cosatu calls on unions to balance pay demands with job security

2016-07-04 06:43

Cosatu says it will encourage members to balance wage demands with the need to preserve jobs when salary negotiations in their industries begin.

Cosatu: We are not happy with PIC's policies

2016-07-01 14:24

Cosatu has lashed out at the Public Investment Corp for investing outside South Africa and not in projects to help create jobs in the country.

Put low-cost housing in rich areas - Ehrenreich

2016-07-01 05:38

Integrating suburbs like Claremont and Constantia with low-cost housing will pay democratic dividends, Cosatu Western Cape provincial secretary Tony Ehrenreich says.

Cosatu postpones Metrorail strike in Cape Town

2016-06-21 14:00

Cosatu has postponed its planned strike against MetroRail and the City of Cape Town on Wednesday, after it was deemed illegal.

Ramaphosa calls for fiercely independent trade movement

2016-06-15 07:56

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for a rejuvenation of the labour movement within the governing alliance.

No one should die to be a councillor – Cosatu

2016-06-12 17:06

Cosatu president, Sdumo Dlamini, has said no one should die to be a councillor, no one should die to be a candidate councillor, so people should stop killing each other.

We respect ANC decision to close 'state capture' probe - Cosatu

2016-06-02 12:13

Cosatu respects the ANC’s decision to close its investigation into state capture, its president Sdumo Dlamini has told News24.

State agencies can't be used for political battles - Cosatu

2016-05-26 17:59

The Congress of SA Trade Unions has said it was opposed to state agencies being used to fight political battles.

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