April 9, 2018

Address by the SAFTU General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi to the SALIPSWU Founding Congress, held in Thaba Nchu

We bring revolutionary greetings from the National Office Bearers and members of the South African Federation of Trade Unions and wish you a very successful founding […]
February 24, 2018

Zwelinzima Vavi Address to the THOR Congress, to be held at the Plaza hotel, Durban 24 – 25 Feb 2018

President and General Secretary of THOR National Office Bearers Members of the National Executive Committee Activists and militants of the fighting THOR who are delegates to […]
December 4, 2017

Address by Zwelinzima Vavi, SAFTU General Secretary, to the Annual Closing Ceremony of the Academic and Professional Staff Association

Thank you for inviting me to speak on behalf of the national office bearers of the South African Federation of Trade Unions, and all the membership, […]
November 24, 2017

Address by SAFTU General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi to the Congress of the Commercial Stevedoring Agricultural & Allied Workers’ Union (CSAAWU)

Comrade John Daniels, General Secretary Trevor Christians, Treasure Peter Presence, the rest of the National Office Bearers team, members of the National Executive Committee. Delegates this […]
November 22, 2017

Opening address by SAFTU President Mac Chavalala to the 3rd National Executive Committee

NOBs, NEC Delegates, SAFTU staff and all affiliates staff members present here today. I welcome to you all to this important, third meeting of the National […]
November 13, 2017

Keynote Address to the launching Congress of SAFTU Western Cape, by President Mac Chavalala

Comrade Chairperson, delegates, guests and members of the media I bring greetings and best wishes from the National Office Bearers of our seven month-old dynamic, independent […]
September 26, 2017

Address to the conference on ‘Decent Standard of Living’ by Zwelinzima Vavi,

Address to the conference on ‘Decent Standard of Living’ by Zwelinzima Vavi, General secretary of the South African Federation of Trade Unions 26 September 2017 Thank […]
August 24, 2017

Statement of the SAFTU National Executive Committee, held on 21–23 August 2017

The South African Federation of Trade Unions held its second National Executive Committee meeting on 21-23 August 2017 at the Vincent Mabuyakhulu Conference Centre, Newtown, Johannesburg. […]
August 21, 2017

Opening Address by Mac Chavalala, President of the South African Federation of Trade Unions to Second NEC Meeting, 21-23 August 2017

Revolutionary greetings Comrades, and a warm welcome to this the second meeting of our National Executive Committee. We are just over three months old, having been […]
August 21, 2017

Welcoming Address by Nomvume Ralarala,1st Deputy President of the South African Federation of Trade Unions to second NEC Meeting, 21-23 August 2017

Welcome to this, the second meeting of our National Executive Committee, which I hope will continue the fine work we did in May. There is so […]