We expected that reaction from Cosatu: Mashaba hits back

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Herman Mashaba said Cosatu was an enabler of corruption, hence its attempt to stifle the gains which Action SA had been making in its short existence. Picture: Rosetta Msimango / City Press
Herman Mashaba said Cosatu was an enabler of corruption, hence its attempt to stifle the gains which Action SA had been making in its short existence. Picture: Rosetta Msimango / City Press

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Founder and leader of newly formed political party Action SA, Herman Mashaba has hit out at ANC alliance partner Cosatu, which branded his party a “declared enemy of the working class”.

South Africa’s biggest trade union federation came out guns blazing following the official unveiling of the long-awaited political party, saying Mashaba was pushing for the relaxation of labour laws and therefore positioning himself as being anti-working class South Africans.

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