November 5, 2019

SAFTU statement on President Cyril Ramaphosa’s second Investment Conference

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) deems the second Investment Council as a pure jamboree designed to pull wool over the eyes of South […]
November 1, 2019

SAFTU extends its deepest condolences to the wife, children , family friends following the untimely passing of an illustrious gentle giant of the journalistic craft, Xolani Gwala.

Mphephethwa as he was affectionately known ,succumbed to cancer after an arduous battle with the chronic illness since 2017. His death has abruptly put to a […]
November 1, 2019

The unbundling of Eskom, Not just a Roadmap, But a Death Trap for South Africa’s Energy Independence

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) joins NUMSA and NUM in opposing the decision to go ahead with the unbundling of Eskom. What is […]
October 30, 2019

SAFTU predicted Mboweni’s assault on workers and the poor

The Government has unveiled a total commitment to austerity measures, with Treasury especially targeting our tumultuous municipalities with the most severe budget cuts. The pleas of […]