Losi leads Cosatu battle for Cyril

2017-12-03 06:00

Labour federation Cosatu’s Zingiswa Losi has downplayed her nomination into the ANC’s top six, saying that the time for lone worker voices in the ANC is over.

Key ANC ally seeks to limit Zuma's powers on Cabinet reshuffle

2017-11-22 15:57

Trade union federation Cosatu is seeking to alter the balance of power in its alliance with the ANC, and wants the party to change its constitution to limit President Jacob Zuma's power.

WATCH: The country is being run like a Spaza shop – Cosatu

2017-11-14 21:30

Fin24 talks to Cosatu's Matthew Parks in the wake of the release of the Heher Commission's report into the feasibility of fee-free tertiary education.

WATCH: Make hold on nuclear permanent - Cosatu

2017-10-30 15:45

Cosatu has said it hopes Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will put a permanent hold on SA’s new nuclear build programme in the wake of his maiden mini budget address last week.

Zuma to face ire of SACP, Cosatu at alliance meeting

2017-10-26 08:52

President Jacob Zuma will come face to face with his detractors when the political alliance council finally meets at ANC headquarters at Luthuli House.

UCT, CPUT students to descend on Parliament over Fees Commission report

2017-10-25 09:40

University of Cape Town and Cape Peninsula University of Technology students are set to march to Parliament to demand that President Jacob Zuma release the Fees Commission report.

Unions vow to resist bailing out 'bankrupt' state-owned firms

2017-10-17 21:30

Trade union federations have unanimously said they will resist attempts by government to use workers’ pension money to bail out “bankrupt” state-owned enterprises, like SAA.

Cosatu calls for 'dysfunctional' Msunduzi municipality to be put under administration

2017-10-06 18:44

Msunduzi municipality is on the verge of collapse and acting municipal manager Sizwe Hadebe is the central figure in its disintegration, says Cosatu.

Cosatu protest could still go ahead after meeting deadlock

2017-10-05 21:35

Cosatu may still go ahead with their threat to picket Saturday's Rugby Championship match between the Springboks and All Blacks at Newlands.

Cosatu threatens to picket Boks v All Blacks Test

2017-10-03 16:54

Cosatu is threatening to picket Saturday's Rugby Championship clash between South Africa and New Zealand.


SACP was hasty on Metsimaholo by-elections - Cosatu

2017-12-01 10:32

Trade union federation Cosatu has accused the SACP of moving ahead of the workers on its decision to go it alone in this week's by-elections in Metsimaholo, Free State.

Cosatu concerned that SAA cost-cutting will lead to jobs bloodbath

2017-11-17 21:00

It's all good and well to cut costs at SAA, but what about those who will lose their jobs, Cosatu has asked Parliament.

Government must leave workers' money alone – Cosatu on Fees Commission

2017-11-13 19:12

Cosatu will reject the proposed ring-fencing of R50bn from the Unemployment Insurance Fund for technical and vocational education and training colleges, the trade union federation has said.

Alliance tells Zuma to consult on Cabinet reshuffles

2017-10-27 12:01

President Jacob Zuma has come under fire at the ANC-led alliance council meeting for not consulting members on Cabinet reshuffles.

Jobs is the number one issue in mini budget - Cosatu

2017-10-25 12:40

Unemployment and corruption are the most important issues Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will have to tackle in his mini budget, says Cosatu's Matthew Parks.

Gigaba must clean up parastatals - Cosatu

2017-10-24 22:30

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba cannot ignore State Capture and must be clear about how to deal with corruption and must make efforts to clean up SOEs, says Cosatu.

It's OFF! Cosatu suspends Bok v All Blacks protest

2017-10-06 18:55

The Congress of South African Trade Unions have suspended their protest that would've taken place at the Springboks v All Blacks Test at Newlands.

SA Rugby, Cosatu meet, 'make progress'

2017-10-06 16:32

The Cosatu and SA Rugby held a meeting on the eve of the Rugby Championship clash between the Springboks and All Blacks.

Fight against state capture cannot be left to next generation – Cosatu

2017-10-04 22:40

The fight against those who have captured and stolen from South Africa cannot be left to the next generation, says Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali.

Cosatu apologises to Joburg MMC Sun for racist slurs

2017-10-03 14:50

Cosatu has apologised unreservedly for the barrage of insults hurled at City of Johannesburg MMC for Public Safety Michael Sun, saying it doesn't condone racism or racial discrimination.

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