February 4, 2021

Statement by SAFTU on the refusal of Former President Zuma to abide by the Constitutional Court’s outcome and the Statements by ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule in his support.

Former President Jacob Zuma is refusing to abide by the ruling of the highest court in the land to appear before and answer questions at the […]
February 3, 2021

SAFTU condemns government’s refusal to extend Social Relief of Distress Grants

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) condemns government’s consistent, dogmatic refusal to address the worsening crisis of poverty, unemployment and inequalities in our country. […]
January 31, 2021

SAFTU statement on worsening crisis created by ESKOM

Eskom’s crisis is resulting in even worse anti-social, anti-economic and anti-environmental outcomes, and it is urgent that the national regulator, the state executive, parliament and all […]
January 31, 2021

SAFTU DEMANDS URGENT VACCINE ACCESS IN SOUTH AFRICA AND THE COUNTRIES OF THE GLOBAL SOUTH! WE CALL FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION ON THE PART OF JOSEPH BIDEN’s UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, AGAINST PROFITEERING ON THE MODERNA VACCINE

As we struggle to stay alive and literally fight for our lives as peoples of the Global South, we believe it is time for countries of […]