Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi

COSATU weaker than ever: Vavi

Cosatu has never been as weak and paralysed as it is today, its general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Thursday.

tea estate

Task team to rescue tea estates

The Eastern Cape government has appointed a task team to rescue the embattled Magwa and Majola tea estates, in which millions of rands have been invested.

Thuli Madonsela

Zuma has not responded to Protector letter

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has not had a response from President Jacob Zuma to a letter her office sent him more than a month ago, her office said on Wednesday.


Race hots up for DA’s top position

Two Democratic Alliance (DA) MPLs are set for a showdown this weekend when they go head-to-head in a battle for the party’s provincial chairmanship.


Second senior Bhisho manager suspended in sex-for-jobs probe

An inquiry into sex-for-jobs claims in Eastern Cape government circles has seen another senior manager suspended.

President Jacob Zuma

SA kids prefer spider-man as president

South African children would prefer having fictional characters like Spider-Man as president instead of President Jacob Zuma, according to a survey released on Tuesday.

ANC’s national spokersperson Zizi Kodwa

The poor trust us: ANC

THE ANC on Tuesday denied assertions made by Numsa that the poor and working class had lost faith in the party.

National Union of Metal Workers (NUMSA) General Secretary, Irwin Jim.

Numsa push for new party

The National Union of Metalworkers (Numsa) is going ahead with its plan to form a political party to contest power against the ANC.

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