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Protesters wearing red t-shirts and marching

Saftu, Nupsaw members to protest outside Tygerberg Hospital

26 May 2020, 6:48 AM

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) and its affiliate the National Union of the Public Service and Allied Workers (Nupsaw) will be protesting outside the Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town on Tuesday morning to demand improved health and safety measures at the facility.

Zwelinzima Vavi

Vavi discharged from hospital after COVID-19 treatment

8 April 2020, 7:24 AM

SAFTU General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi will test for coronavirus on Monday again after being treated for the virus and discharged from hospital.

Fedusa threatens strike over civil servant increases

3 March 2020, 8:14 AM

Labour federation Federation of Unions of South Africa has threatened to strike over government’s decision to backtrack on a three year agreement that would have given civil servants a seven percent wage increase from the beginning of next month.

Chaos erupts at EFF march

28 February 2020, 8:20 AM

Chaos has erupted between Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) members and the police ahead of the march on Friday morning.

Unions angered by threat to public servant wage increase

27 February 2020, 11:01 AM

Government’s decision to cut the wage bill of public servants by more R160 billion over the next three years has sparked an angry reaction from labour unions.



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