Zwelinzima Vavi takes charge at Saftu

The federation and its unions are set to launch a recruitment campaign to target 76% of the workforce that is currently unorganised

5 days ago
A new SA trade union federation is born to rival Cosatu

Speaking at the launch of the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu), Jay Naidoo urges members to focus on growing mass power

8 days ago
Striking social development workers return to work

Essential services workers who took part in the five-week Nehawu strike, which is alleged to have had serious consequences in some cases, will receive only a ...

11 days ago
Bus-driver wage talks resume as strike kicks off

The unions and employers are expected to hold emergency talks ahead of the Easter long weekend

16 days ago
Five-week social services strike ends after overnight negotiations

The National Education‚ Health and Allied Workers Union has agreed to end the strike, despite still having to iron out some issues with its members

17 days ago
Nationwide bus strike almost certain to affect Easter weekend

Drivers targeted the long weekend in a desperate effort to get their employers’ attention, having been in fruitless negotiations since January

17 days ago