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SACP condemns detoriorating Metrorail service in the WCape

CAPE TOWN, August 24 – The South African Communist Party in the Western Cape has lashed out at the deteriorating state of Metrorail trains operating in Cape Town, threatening possible mass action as a result. In a statement, SACP provincial secretary, Benson Ngqentsu, said the party “condemns in the strongest terms possible the deteriorating state of Metrorail trains operating […]

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Cosatu welcomes suspension of CEF board members

JOHANNESBURG, August 1 – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Tuesday, welcomed the suspension of the entire Central Energy Fund (CEF) board members by Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi over the sale of 10.3 million barrels of the country’s strategic oil reserves. ”Cosatu welcomes the decision by Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi and for demanding an explanation […]

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SACP to elect new leaders

JOHANNESBURG, 12  -The SA Communist Party (SACP) is expected to elect new leaders on Wednesday as its 14th national congress continues in Boskburg, Ekurhuleni. Delegates will nominate candidates for the central executive committee and later cast their votes. First deputy general secretary, Jeremy Cronin is not standing for any leadership position, while second deputy secretary […]