Politics of South Africa

Cosatu’s Dlamini brushes off Vavi’s talk of a new federation

The Congress of the South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) said the establishment of a new labour federation by its former general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi was a just a dud.

Zuma's office says National Day of Prayer is cancelled

No reasons were provided on Friday when the Presidency announced a National Day of Prayer event due to be addressed by Jacob Zuma in Durban will no longer take place.

Yes it’s true DA came to me says Vavi

Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has confirmed that he was approached by the Democratic Alliance about forming a coalition to wrest power from the ANC in Nelson Mandela Bay.

Cosatu threatens reeling Metrorail with strike action

Already reeling from arson and vandalism in Cape Town‚ which many have linked to “illegal strike action”‚ Metrorail has now been threatened with formal industrial action by the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu).

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