Jeremy Cronin has gone out of his way to use his standing in the movement to help facilitate the counter revolution, writes Thami Ntenteni.
While the ANC and its coalition partner, Cosatu, welcomed the introduction of the National Health Insurance Bill to Parliament on Thursday, opposition parties were less than impressed.
The Public Investment Corporation said its decision to invest in retailer Edcon is based on sound commercial, social and governance principles.
Nehawu president Mzwandile Makwayiba has called for the SA Reserve Bank to be nationalised, adding that trade union federation Cosatu must take a strong stand on the issue.
The left is dying a slow death if not dead already. The EFF is trying to resuscitate the left, unfortunately they are using a wrong method.
The SACP, Cosatu and Sanco have met in Salt River, Cape Town to discuss recent disturbing political developments in the province.
Fadwah Rinquest has been sewing cuffs on shirts for about 10 years. This feature is part of a Worker's Day series by GroundUp.
South Africa’s largest labour federation is prepared to discuss reducing workers at the nation’s power utility if it’s given proof of over-staffing and that job cuts would save Eskom.
South Africa’s largest labour federation, Cosatu, wants Finance Minister Tito Mboweni to practice what he preaches, and retire. That may not be because he’s too old, but rather that they just don’t like him.
Trade union federation Cosatu has slammed Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe’s statement that bringing criminal charges against mining bosses for fatalities at mines will cripple the industry.
The National Assembly approved the Public Investment Corporation Amendment Bill, which seeks to strengthen governance and improve transparency at the investment manager.
On the first day of the public hearings into the draft regulations of the Political Party Funding Act, clear lines were drawn in the sand - seemingly along ideological lines - with political formations on either side of the spectrum disagreeing on how the act might best prevent corruption and state capture.
Labour union federation Cosatu signaled a "massive fight" with the ANC if state-owned fund manager the Public Investment Corporation failed to rescue the country’s second-largest clothing retailer, Edcon Holdings.
SA's largest trade union federation says worker representation on the board of the country's state-run asset manager would help keep looting in check and increase workers' trust.
President Cyril Ramaphosa should set aside all Public Protector Busisiwe Mkwebane reports until her competency and trustworthiness has been ascertained, says Cosatu.
The appointments will be the next big step for investors watching for signs Cyril Ramaphosa can follow through on promises to revitalize the economy and clean out the government after a series of scandals during predecessor Jacob Zuma's presidency.
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has thanked trade union Cosatu for its hand in the formation of a national minimum wage.
'All hell will break loose' if factions within the ANC try to remove the president, says Michael Shingange, Cosatu’s first deputy president.
The first workers' party in South Africa has officially been launched and it hopes to garner the working class's votes and bag some seats in Parliament.
Trade union federation Cosatu has hired a legal team to start following the ongoing Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture so that it can lay charges where necessary.
What was missing in the run-up to the 2019 Budget was what had become, in previous years, regular and often well-constructed "People’s Budget" contributions from unions and non-governmental groups, says Terry Bell.
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