In The News South Africa

S&P downgrade political: Cosatu

JOHANNESBURG – The reasons behind the downgrading of South Africa’s creditworthiness to junk status indicates interference in the country’s political affairs by S&P Global, the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) said on Tuesday. “We express our disapproval of the credit rating agency S&P’s decision to downgrade the country, and we view their reasons about […]

In The News South Africa

ANCWL accuses Cosatu of grandstanding

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) has dismissed the Congress of South African Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) claim that the debacle over the payment of pensions and grants “smells of corruption” saying the labour body was merely “grandstanding”. South Africa Social Security Agency (Sassa), which is under the Social Development Department, has come […]