Zuma 'the tsotsi' must go - opposition parties unite over call

2017-08-08 14:03

Speakers have addressed a massive crowd outside Parliament saying President Jacob Zuma needs to step down or be forced out of his seat - this ahead of a vote of no confidence against him.

Molefe’s reappointment must be reversed, board dismissed - Vavi

2017-05-12 11:26

Saftu, led by former Cosatu secretary general Zwelinzima Vavi, wants the decision to reappointment Brian Molefe as Eskom chief executive reversed.

New union will not chase after Number 1

2017-04-30 06:01

The newly formed trade union federation will not be joining any “Zuma must go” marches, saying South Africa’s problems are bigger than President Jacob Zuma.

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.

The post-apartheid state unravelling from the start - Vavi

2017-04-11 16:51

South Africa is at junk status because President Jacob Zuma is unable to pursue radical economic transformation, trade unionist Zwelinzima Vavi has said.

Vavi outlines his plan to oust Zuma and save SA

2017-04-04 16:06

Zwelinzima Vavi's newly-registered trade union federation has resolved to step up its campaign with a four-part strategy to save South Africa from becoming a failed state.

Anti-state capture movement needs clarity of purpose

2017-04-02 16:17

If there is to be a movement against state capture from the likes of Zwelinzima Vavi and human rights and community organisations it will only succeed if it has clarity of purpose, writes Terry Bell.

Gigaba deployed to Treasury for Guptas - Save SA

2017-03-31 09:28

Save SA and Zwelinzima Vavi-led new trade federation Saftu have called on South Africans to mobilise in Pretoria to “symbolically occupy the Treasury”.

Zuma suffered a body blow with Hawks ruling – Vavi’s new federation

2017-03-18 13:21

The new workers’ federation, spearheaded by expelled leaders from the labour federation Cosatu, said the High court ruling to set aside the appointment of Hawks Boss Berning Ntlemeza is a setback for the president Jacob Zuma’s faction.

Vavi: New labour federation will launch in April

2017-03-08 20:01

A new trade union federation will host its inaugural congress in April, says its steering committee convenor, Zwelinzima Vavi.


Secret vote or not, Zuma will still be President by end of tomorrow – ANCYL

2017-08-07 22:32

President Jacob Zuma will remain president of the country even after a secret ballot vote on a motion of no confidence, the ANC Youth League says.

Numsa celebrates 30th birthday on May Day

2017-05-01 08:32

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa will be celebrating its 30th birthday on Worker's Day.

Popcru in a panic about Saftu - Vavi

2017-04-28 18:33

Saftu leader Zwelinzima Vavi says Popcru is desperately trying to divert attention from the crisis in the tripartite alliance by making defamatory statements against him.

Fedusa, Vavi's federation in name spat

2017-04-18 15:43

Zwelinzima Vavi’s new trade federation is facing a court challenge over its provisional name.

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.

We must defend the Constitution – Lekota

2017-04-03 14:52

Hundreds of people have gathered in Church Square in Pretoria to protest against President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle.

'ANC faction destroying our society'- Vavi

Former General Secretary of COSATU joined protesters outside the National Treasury in Pretoria on Friday to share concerns over political moves by the ruling party.

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Vavi, Save SA to march to Treasury against 'Gupta coup'

2017-03-31 08:17

Save South Africa and Zwelinzima Vavi's new party will both be marching to Treasury to protest against President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle.

Federation ready to roll

2017-03-12 06:02

The New Trade Union Federation, spearheaded by leaders expelled from labour federation Cosatu, this week released lists of its signed-up members as well as potential future affiliates, already making it the country’s second-largest labour grouping.

Labour landscape is shifting

2017-01-08 07:44

If proposed new union federation gets off the ground this year, unionism may provide new activity and encouragement in the sector

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