Cosatu SNC adopts credentials after almost 9-hour debate

2015-07-13 21:18
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Johannesburg - After almost nine hours of debating Cosatu's special national congress delegates adopted the credentials on Monday evening.

A total of 1 752 delegates voted to adopted the credentials against 253 who voted no and 226 who abstained.

The final results were declared by the Electoral Commission of SA.

The congress had now moved onto adopting the agenda.

Media were still not allowed into the plenary hall. This was the first time Cosatu had barred media from sitting in on its congress.

Earlier, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini said that if its credentials were not adopted, the congress would not be able to continue.

Read more on:    cosatu  |  sdumo dlamini  |  johannesburg  |  politics

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