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Numsa vows to keep fighting until Saftu accepted into Nedlac

JOHANNESBURG, September 9 – The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has vowed to keep fighting until the recently established South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) is accepted into the National Economic Development Council (Nedlac). Nedlac hosted its annual summit at Emperor’s Palace in Ekurhuleni on Friday and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa […]

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Ramaphosa says price fixing hurts the poor, stifles jobs

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday, warned against cartels saying that price fixing hampers development, reduces job opportunities and causes undue hikes in prices of goods. “When organised cabals steal from public resources and unsuspecting consumers, they break trust, undermine social cohesion and destroy lives,” Ramaphosa said speaking at the 11th annual competition law, economics […]

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MK military veterans take aim at ANC Limpopo Chair Mathabatha

JOHANNESBURG, August 29  – Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has taken aim at Stan Mathabatha, the African National Congress (ANC) Limpopo chairperson, warning him against making “immature statements” in support of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, which smacked of tribalism. In a statement issued late on Sunday, the MKMVA said it had “with utter […]