Cosatu News

ANC removes '20 plus people' from its party lists ahead of IEC deadline

Mabuyakhulu exit leaves vacuum "They can only add around three names – very little that can be done there – and those names must include people from Cosatu, which is not very happy," added the NWC member.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 12, 2019

Turkey and views on the Kurdish struggle

Cosatu and SACP protest outside the Turkish Consulate in Cape Town in support of Leyla Guven, who is on a hunger strike in protest against the isolation of Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan.

IOL , South Africa Mar 12, 2019

BULLETPROOF: Will the ANC dodge another bullet on election day?

Its network consists of a well established system of party branches, the wider structures of the tripartite alliance consisting of Cosatu and its affiliated trade unions and a number of ANC aligned non-governmental organisations.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 8, 2019

Uitzig Secondary SGB head to ConCourt to keep school open

* READ: SCA's decision on Uitzig School a travesty of justice says Cosatu.

EWN , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

Cosatu: SCA's decision on Uitzig Secondary a travesty of justice

Trade union federation Cosatu says that the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to shoot down an appeal against the closure of Uitzig Secondary School near Ravensmead is a travesty of justice.

EWN , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

Ramaphosa Q&A: Five key revelations made by the president [video]

Maimane probed the president on how the government planned to unbundle the power utility when it needed support from the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) — both of whom vehemently attested to the prevention of letting this happen.

The South African , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

“It’s a crisis, a serious one” says Cosatu on fuel hike

Read – Petrol prices for March 2019: South Africa vs the rest of the world Cosatu fears for the poor after fuel hike For the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), this is an indication that we are in it for a tough financial year and the poor will bear the brunt of this the most.

The South African , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

Cosatu slams recent fuel price hike as workers 'struggle with debt'

CAPE TOWN - The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) says 11 million workers are battling to absolve their debt, and that the recent fuel price hike will only exacerbate this.

EWN , South Africa Mar 6, 2019

Cosatu to get clarity on state of Samwu

Last year, Cosatu's national congress resolved to give the federation's leaders the power to intervene when its affiliates are dealing with problems.

EWN , South Africa Mar 6, 2019

School's out forever: Supreme Court confirms closure of Uitsig Secondary

The MEC renewed her attack on Cosatu provincial secretary Tony Ehrenreich, who has been prominent in the campaign to save Uitsig.

Times Live , South Africa Mar 6, 2019