Cosatu to 'interrogate' forensic reports

2015-03-31 20:20

Cosatu will study two forensic reports on the union federation and if necessary point out illegal activities to law enforcement agencies.

Vavi waived his rights by boycotting - Cosatu

2015-03-31 18:35

The Cosatu deputy general secretary said that Zwelinzima Vavi waived his right to present his side of the story by boycotting an executive committee meeting.

Vavi still Cosatu general secretary despite expulsion

2015-03-30 20:04

Despite his dismissal from Cosatu's central executive committee, Zwelinzima Vavi remains the general secretary of the labour federation.

Defiant Vavi wants to stop Cosatu hijack

2015-03-30 14:39

By the end of the day Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi expects to be informed that he has either been suspended or dismissed from his post.

Vavi: I'm not going to resign

2015-03-29 13:06

Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi says he is not going to resign, despite widespread speculation that he would turn his back on the trade union.

Numsa to challenge Eskom SMS dismissals

2015-03-27 17:22

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA said it will challenge Eskom and its sub-contractors on its decision to fire 1 000 workers by SMS.

65 Rea Vaya drivers back to work

2015-03-26 13:13

A total of 65 Rea Vaya bus drivers are back at work following discussions between the SA Municipal Workers Union and bus operators, the union says.

Public service wage talks continue

2015-03-24 20:29

Public service unions affiliated to the Congress of SA Trade Unions say they are continuing wage talks with government.

Time for the labour movements to change

2015-03-19 08:25

A Fin24 user feels the labour unions have stayed behind while the world moved on

Phiyega not in court for whistleblower case

2015-03-16 12:41

Police commissioner Riah Phiyega has not arrived at the Labour Court, despite trade union Solidarity claiming she would testify in a case against the SA Police Service.


Limusa admitted into Cosatu

2015-03-31 20:00

The Liberated Metalworkers Union of SA has been accepted as a new Cosatu affiliate, the trade union federation says.

Vavi vows to fight on

2015-03-31 11:27

I don't just walk away, says Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi to reports that he intends accepting his dismissal and establishing a rival federation.

Cosatu expels Vavi

2015-03-30 18:42

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has been expelled according to reports.

Vavi: It would be a mockery for me to attend Cosatu meeting

2015-03-30 12:02

The fate of Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi could be decided during a special central executive committee meeting.

Public sector strike threat looms

2015-03-29 07:56

Talks are continuing between the government and public sector unions as their existing agreement expires on Tuesday.

Factions seeking to privatise Eskom - Numsa

2015-03-26 18:31

Powerful economic and financial factions in government and the private sector are fighting to wrestle energy control by privatising Eskom, according to Numsa.

Eskom: Medupi workers demand better conditions

2015-03-26 05:00

Numsa members working at the Medupi power station in Lephalale, Limpopo, have marched against Eskom demanding better working conditions, the union says.

Inside Labour: Eskom - a wake-up call for labour and govt

2015-03-20 06:49

It is time for the government to be honest about the seriousness of the energy problem, says Terry Bell.

Costs of violent Post Office strike hit R4.3m

2015-03-17 12:58

The four-month-long Post Office strike led to the arrest and conviction of 14 employees as well as damages claims of up to R4.3m due to vandalism and damaged vehicles.

Union expecting Phiyega to testify

2015-03-15 17:27

Trade union Solidarity is expecting national commissioner Riah Phiyega to testify in the Labour Court.

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