May Day rally will show that workers love Zuma - ANCYL

2017-05-01 09:13

The ANC Youth League in the Free State says Cosatu’s May Day rally will expose the political immaturity of alliance leaders who are calling for President Jacob Zuma to step down.

‘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.

I am not captured by the Guptas - Cosatu's Sdumo Dlamini

2016-11-24 22:06

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has distanced himself from the politically connected Gupta family, saying he was "never captured".

Cosatu could back Ramaphosa to unify ANC

2016-09-18 08:24

Sdumo Dlamini says leadership chosen will unite the tripartite alliance.

We met the Guptas and they're coming back – Cosatu

2016-04-23 07:08

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has confirmed that union leadership met the Gupta family last week, saying the family had assured them they were not leaving South Africa but had merely attended a family wedding.

Cosatu, SACP satisfied with Zuma's actions

2015-12-15 15:12

President Jacob Zuma has responded very positively to the cries of South Africans, said the alliance partners.

1.2m jobs created but levels of unemployment remain high

2015-11-24 21:00

Up to two million jobs were created in South Africa since the government launched the New Growth Path in 2010, Minister of Economic Development Ebrahim Patel told delegates at the ongoing Cosatu national congress in Midrand, Johannesburg.

Countries like US trying to destabilise Cosatu – Sdumo Dlamini

2015-11-23 20:50

Sdumo Dlamini, president of embattled Cosatu, switched to defensive mode as he said the federation’s problems have been fuelled by people from outside with sinister motives.

We want more money - Cosatu marchers

2015-10-07 19:12

E-tolls, rolling blackouts, job security, the minimum wage, South Africa’s nuclear power deal and a wealth tax all received a mention Cosatu marches in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.

'Nine Plus Unions' sinking - Dlamini

2015-08-13 19:59

The so-called "Nine Plus Unions" are sinking, Cosatu President Sdumo Dlamini says.


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.

Cosatu's Dlamini calls on ANC to regroup

2016-12-09 22:51

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has called on the ANC to focus its energies on the national democratic revolution.

Stop abusing our loyalty - Cosatu warns ANC

2016-11-04 09:03

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has warned the ANC to stop abusing the labour federation's loyalty or risk the failure of both institutions.

EFF betrayed us - Cosatu

2016-08-25 13:16

Cosatu feels betrayed by the marriage between the DA and the EFF, president Sdumo Dlamini has told journalists.

Alliance must not play blame game - Cosatu

2016-01-09 12:33

It is not the time to point fingers or look for scapegoats when things go wrong, says Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini.

Cosatu calls for equal powers in tripartite alliance

2015-11-30 13:09

The Congress of South African Trade Unions wants the tripartite alliance to be reconfigured, giving all parties equal decision-making powers.

Five of six Cosatu leadership positions uncontested

2015-11-23 21:56

Five of Cosatu's top six leaders have been nominated unopposed for their positions. Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini is set to stay in his position.

Cosatu congress credentials adopted after heated debate

2015-11-23 16:38

A two-hour heated debate on whether or not the credentials at Cosatu's national congress should be adopted ended in a vote, with the majority in favour their adoption.

Stop talking about who is going to lead ANC in 2017 - Dlamini

2015-10-07 14:46

The ANC must stop focusing on its 2017 elective conference and rather focus on its people, says Cosatu president S’dumo Dlamini.

Unions backing Numsa, Vavi insist they are still united

2015-07-23 20:36

The group calling themselves the "nine plus unions", sympathetic to Numsa and former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi, maintain that they are still united as a group.

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