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Cosatu lashes out at ‘self-serving’ politicians over bank corruption response

JOHANNESBURG – The Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Thursday described government and politicians’ reaction to looming prosecution of 17 banks colluding in alleged price fixing as a “self serving political theatre” and accused those in leadership of not reigning in on private sector corruption. “It is dishonest for anyone to pretend as if […]

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Limpopo farms forced to pay their employees overdue salaries

JOHANNESBURG – At least 114 workers in Limpopo would receive their outstanding salaries after the Department of Labour issued compliance orders to the farm owners, the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) said on Monday. “Cosatu welcomes the compliance notice forcing the Ansie Rossouw Investment and Bathlabine Farms in Tzaneen, Limpopo to pay R1,064,472.85 to […]

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Investigate North West municipalities – Cosatu

JOHANNESBURG – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in North West on Wednesday called on the provincial government to investigate the municipalities who have failed to pay their Eskom electricity bills. Eskom interrupted its bulk electricity supply to the North West municipalities of Naledi, Lekwa-Teemane and Kgetlengrivier, affecting the towns of Vryburg, Stella, […]