The Year 2022 is the Year of Mass Mobilization in every Workplace and Community

May 17, 2022

SIBANYE’S FRONEMAN SALARY PROVES WHY OUR CONCLUSIONS ABOUT CAPITALISM MUST BE REVOLUTIONARY

The total remuneration of R300 million paid by Sibanye Stillwater to its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Neal Froneman, has sparked outrage and lamentations from different sections […]
May 12, 2022

SAFTU SALUTES NURSES ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY

Covid-19 has exposed the incapacities of the global health system to swiftly deal with pandemics and save lives. However, not only did Covid-19 expose the inability […]
May 12, 2022

SAFTU IS IN SOLIDARITY WITH STRIKING WORKERS AT ACERLOMITAL SOUTH AFRICA

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) supports the workers strike at ArcelorMittal South Africa, led by our affiliate, the National Union of Metalworkers of […]

Aims And Objectives


To unite all workers under one banner from the workplace to the community, and to ensure that the fragmentation of unions is reversed and mergers take place where appropriate.

To initiate campaigns and support those of affiliates, and fraternal organisations that complement the aims of the Federation.

To use all of the means available to it to defend and extend the conditions of workers and their communities including current legislation where appropriate

To support new and smaller unions to recruit and sustain membership and infrastructure and secure the support of all unions for this purpose.

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After the 34 members of the COSATU Central Executive Committee voted to expel 340,000 members of NUMSA, a grouping of COSATU Affiliates,

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SAFTU, FAWU AND GIWUSA TO INTENSIFY THE CLOVER STRIKE AND DEMAND WORKERS RIGHTS
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