August 3, 2020

SAFTU statement on escalating rates of looting

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) founding congress in April 2017 warned our members and the entire country that both of the ANC’s contending […]
July 24, 2020

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) response to the President’s speech – 23 July 2020

The South African Federation of Trade Unions – SAFTU notes the message of President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered on the evening of the 23 July 2020. SAFTU […]
July 17, 2020

SAFTU CONDEMNS THE BRUTAL POLICE RESPONSE TO EASTERN CAPE COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE WORKERS WHILE OCCUPYING THE PROVINCIAL DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OFFICES IN BHISHO, EASTERN CAPE

Last night, the police in the province fired rubber bullets on a group of  Community Healthcare Workers (mostly womxn) as they occupied Dukhumbane Building, Department of […]
July 16, 2020

SAFTU on the 3 million jobs lost

The Coronavirus Rapid Mobile Survey, published on 15 July, exposes an appalling and unprecedented economic and human catastrophe. It exposes the cruelty of a government and […]