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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 […]

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ANC Women’s League comment on its male delegates ‘laughable’ – Cosatu

JOHANNESBURG, July 5 – The Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) criticised the African National Congress’ Women’s League (ANCWL) for bringing six male delegates to the party policy conference, accusing the league of ”playing into the hands of patriarchy”. ”We find it laughable that the ANC Women’s League could not find even six women amongst […]