For three-quarters of the FM’s journey since 1959, I have had the privilege of being associated with one of SA’s largest trade unions.

For 20 years, throughout the struggle for democracy, I served as general secretary of the Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers Union (Sactwu) or its predecessors. Then, for the past 25 years, I have run Sactwu’s investment company. It is a union that I believe has long represented the finest aspirations of SA workers.

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