Dlamini: ANC, SACP our allies

2014-02-04 17:29

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has re-affirmed the tripartite alliance with the African National Congress and the SA Communist Party.

Cosatu 'plundered millions from fund'

2013-10-06 07:19

A secret Financial Services Board report has found Kopano ke Matla, Cosatu’s investment arm, has plundered millions of rands from an employee provident fund.

Vavi: Jacob Zuma's cop out to get me

2013-08-25 15:20

A former bodyguard of President Jacob Zuma faces the wrath of the Cosatu boss over rubbished spy report.

Dlamini fears unionists going to court

2013-08-21 07:27

The trend of unionists taking matters to court instead of engaging in internal processes was worrisome, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini says. He says he wasn’t referring to Zwelinzima Vavi.

Union sinks Vavi - report

2013-07-14 10:05

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini and his deputy Zingiswa Losi have emerged as star witnesses in the case of political disloyalty and maladministration against federation boss Zwelinzima Vavi.

Cosatu: Apartheid lingers in SA education

2013-04-24 13:52

Structural deficiencies in the South African education system need to be addressed urgently, Cosatu has said during a protest by teachers.

Cosatu issues warning to media

2013-01-12 17:03

Cosatu has warned the media against attempting to sew divisions within the ANC's leadership, saying it is "alive to this reality".

'ANC faction' behind mine unrest

2012-09-13 10:23

The ongoing unrest in the mining industry is being organised by an ANC faction with Julius Malema acting as its front man, Cosatu's Sdumo Dlamini says.

Malema uses 'death, misery for comeback'

2012-08-31 22:16

Expelled ANCYL president Julius Malema is using death and misery in an attempt to make a comeback to mainstream politics, Congress of SA Trade Unions president Sdumo Dlamini says.

Cosatu warns Malema

2012-08-26 14:35

Cosatu has accused Julius Malema of using the Lonmin mine tragedy for his personal agenda, saying he hasn't worked a day in his life and doesn't know what workers go through.

Cosatu, SACP 'not against ANC'

2012-05-01 22:54

Cosatu and the SACP are not teaming up against their alliance partner the ANC, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has affirmed.

Cosatu supports Limpopo take-over

2012-02-08 21:22

Cosatu President Sdumo Dlamini wants the Cabinet to consider placing the entire Limpopo government under administration, a report says.

Vavi: Cosatu remains loyal to ANC

2011-11-24 20:24

Cosatu's central executive committee remains unshaken in its support for the ANC leadership elected in Polokwane, general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says.

Numsa warns against tripartite leaders

2011-10-30 22:48

Numsa has cautioned against "factional defences" by some leaders within the ANC-led tripartite alliance at the expense of the poor.

'Shoot the white' not our song – ANC

2011-10-16 16:19

The ANC and its youth wing have distanced themselves from the “shoot the white” song sung by one of ANC Youth League president Julius Malema’s supporters at Wits University.

Cosatu defies 'shoot the boer' ban

2011-09-19 08:43

Cosatu's president has sung the song Dubula iBhunu (shoot the boer) at a shop stewards' council meeting in Durban, despite an Equality Court ruling that it constitutes hate speech.

Zuma quells land grab fears

2011-06-27 15:32

Land reform must be conducted within the confines of the Constitution, President Jacob Zuma says although he acknowledged that the current system is moving "very slowly".


Dlamini: Cosatu is tackling problems

2014-02-02 15:37

Attempts to harm Cosatu both internally and externally would not succeed, says its president Sdumo Dlamini.

Summit must unite alliance: Dlamini

2013-08-30 20:30

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini says a summit of alliance partners, the ANC, SACP and Cosatu, should produce an outcome which unites them.


Unionists taking matters to court instead of using internal processes is a worrisome trend, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini says.

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Vavi on special leave - reports

2013-08-14 23:01

Cosatu has put Zwelinzima Vavi on indefinite special leave, according to reports.

ANCWL: Hands off Motshekga

2013-04-25 17:18

The ANC Women’s League has come out in support of Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga following Sadtu's call for her and her director general Bobby Soobrayan to resign.

Be careful, Cosatu tells fired Sapo staff

2013-03-26 17:10

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has cautioned dismissed SA Post Office workers in Johannesburg to be wary of divisions as they seek to be reinstated.

ANC attacked through alliance - Cosatu

2012-12-19 08:06

The ANC is being attacked and targeted through its alliance partners, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini said says.

Why only blacks killed at Marikana - ANCYL

2012-09-08 22:01

South Africa should question why only blacks were killed in the Marikana shoot-out, acting ANC Youth League president Ronald Lamola says.

Cosatu leader, Malema allies in war of words

2012-08-27 11:35

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini should know that economic freedom fighters do not take kindly to his threats and will not be intimidated, Friends of the ANCYL have said.

'Leaders taking advantage of Lonmin'

2012-08-24 16:06

Political leaders, including ANCYL ex-president Julius Malema, are using the Marikana mine shooting to destabilise Cosatu, says the trade union.

Labour broking: Cosatu not backing down

2012-03-07 13:23

Labour brokers will remain a contentious issue between Cosatu and government until they are abolished, Cosatu president S'dumo Dlamini says.

Cosatu: Jobs before environment

2011-12-08 22:43

The transition from fossil fuel energy to renewable energy should not be allowed to cause job losses, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini says.

'Leadership stampede' in Cosatu

2011-11-23 11:00

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has warned against a leadership stampede that has led to divisions within the federation.

Malema set to dominate week's politics

2011-10-23 22:58

ANCYL leader Julius Malema's disciplinary hearing and the league's economic freedom marches are set to dominate South Africa's political landscape this week.

Cosatu leader defies song ban - again

2011-09-20 10:05

Cosatu's president has once again defied the ban on the "shoot the boer" song, saying the ban means nothing to those who sacrificed their lives for SA's liberation.

Youth 'influenced by questionable forces'

2011-08-31 15:05

The youth are being influenced by questionable forces, says Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini.

Alliance partners - no intention of splitting

2010-11-06 22:32

Alliance partners in the ANC, SACP and Cosatu have brushed aside any suggestions of a split, saying such talk has no substance.

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