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 […]
June 11, 2017

1st Deputy President Nomvume Ralarala will be addressing a prayer service on the senseless killings of women and girls in our communities

Thank you for inviting me to this service and asking me to speak on a topic very close to my heart – the appalling levels of […]
June 3, 2017

General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi’s address to the funeral of Thembisile Yende, 3 June 2017

On behalf of the South African Federation of Trade Unions, we bring a message of condolence and support to all Thembisile Yende’s family, friends and comrades. […]
May 27, 2017

GS address to historic 46th National Convention of the CBTU

Greetings to my brother and comrade, President of the CBTU, Rev Terrence L. Melvin. Revolutionary salutes to my big brother Bill William Lucy, the former President […]
May 17, 2017

President Mac Chavalala’s Closing Remarks on Congress

SAFTU National Office Bearers, SAFTU Founding Affiliates leadership collectives, SAFTU affiliates–in-waiting leadership collectives, SAFTU Founding Congress delegates and official observers, Representatives of civil society formations and […]