March 24, 2021

On World TB Day SAFTU calls on government to declare TB a national health emergency!

Today, the 24th March is World TB Day commemorating the devastating economic and social consequences of this illness. SAFTU fully supports the call by the Treatment […]
March 23, 2021

CULTURAL AUSTERITY, IRREGULAR DISBURSMENT OF PRESIDENTIAL EMPLOYMENT STIMULUS PROGRAMME FUNDS AND CORRUPTION IN THE ARTS SECTOR

SAFTU support artists who have entered a fourth week of protest against the irregularities in the disbursement of Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme (PESP) funds aimed at […]
March 17, 2021

POLICING HANDED TO THE POLICE MINISTER IN 2018 BY A PANEL OF EXPERTS

In the wake of Marikana Massacre, Farlam Commission concluded the section of its report on public order policing with recommendations for training of police officers in […]
March 11, 2021

SAFTU stands in support of the People’s Vaccine Campaign: For a People’s Vaccine not a Profit Vaccine!

The head of the World Health Organisation warned that the world faces a “catastrophic moral failure” if we continue the path of unequal Covid vaccine distribution. […]