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News 24 South Africa
Strike for students - VaviLizeka Tandwa, News24 Zwelinzima Vavi. (Lisa Hnatowicz, Foto24) ((Lisa Hnatowi
Strike for students - Vavi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Zwelinzima Vavi. (Lisa Hnatowicz, Foto24) ((Lisa Hnatowicz, Foto24)) Johannesburg - Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi on Friday made an ambitious call to unions to embark on a nationwide strike to support free... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wits students to ensure university stays shutmanagement say it may consider the closure of its residences if the situation d
Wits students to ensure university stays shut
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
management say it may consider the closure of its residences if the situation doesn’t improve. VAVI PLEDGES SUPPORT Zwelinzima Vavi has called on all trade unions in the country to embark on a general strike in support of students fighting... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Protesting Wits students say institution will remain shut down next weekwill remain shut down next week Wits University students say they will use thi
Protesting Wits students say institution will remain shut down next week
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
will remain shut down next week Wits University students say they will use this weekend to mobilise more support. Zwelinzima Vavi addresses students at Wits University after he was invited by the FMF movement. Picture: Thomas... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vavi throws his weight behind students protesting for free education Zwelinzima Vavi has called on South Africa’s working class to throw their wei
Vavi throws his weight behind students protesting for free education
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi has called on South Africa’s working class to throw their weight behind the students. Zwelinzima Vavi arrives at Wits University to address students after he was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vavi rejects ‘SA can’t afford free education’ notion Zwelinzima Vavi says it’s wrong to claim that SA doesn’t have the money to fu
Vavi rejects ‘SA can’t afford free education’ notion
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi says it’s wrong to claim that SA doesn’t have the money to fund higher education. Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: AFP. Fees must fall,Zwelinzima Vavi,Wits University,university... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Protesting Wits students divided over Vavi’s presencetheir grievances for his own political gains. Students at the great hall for a
Protesting Wits students divided over Vavi’s presence
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
their grievances for his own political gains. Students at the great hall for a meeting. Picture Clement Manyathela/EWN Zwelinzima Vavi,Wits University,university fees,Fees2017 JOHANNESBURG - Former General Secretary of the Congress of South... Read more
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iol.co.za
Labour department lets Ceppwawu off the hookThey have done this by successfully painting their internal opponents as suppor
Labour department lets Ceppwawu off the hook
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
They have done this by successfully painting their internal opponents as supporters of ousted Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi. In the latest sign of Cosatu's endorsement of the dysfunctional union, Ceppwawu along with three other... Read more
7d
Daily Maverick
False start for Ramaphosa’s campaign as Cosatu wimps out on official endorsementof the most influential voices in the public space and had a massive influence
False start for Ramaphosa’s campaign as Cosatu wimps out on official endorsement
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
of the most influential voices in the public space and had a massive influence on the discourse within the alliance. With Zwelinzima Vavi as general secretary and most of the federation firmly behind Zuma, Cosatu rallied support during his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do to Cosatu What Voters Did to the ANC in Metros, Vavi Tells Workersmust do to Cosatu what voters did to the ANC during the local government electi
Do to Cosatu What Voters Did to the ANC in Metros, Vavi Tells Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
must do to Cosatu what voters did to the ANC during the local government elections, expelled Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Saturday. "We need in the trade unions what happened in Nelson Mandela [Bay], Tshwane and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Do to Cosatu what voters did to the ANC in metros, Vavi tells workersZwelinzima Vavi (Netwerk24) Johannesburg - Workers must do to Cosatu what vote
Do to Cosatu what voters did to the ANC in metros, Vavi tells workers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi (Netwerk24) Johannesburg - Workers must do to Cosatu what voters did to the ANC during the local government elections, expelled Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Saturday. "We need in the trade unions what happened in... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
'Predatory elite' eye nuclear dealthe job of placating the objectors and the intelligentsia, or anyone concerned
'Predatory elite' eye nuclear deal
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
the job of placating the objectors and the intelligentsia, or anyone concerned about the ongoing plans of what unionist Zwelinzima Vavi long ago called “the predatory elite”. The second utterance came from Zuma’s extremely loyal energy minster,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Towers of terror at SABCbeing interfered with when covering political stories". He also claims he was
Towers of terror at SABC
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
being interfered with when covering political stories". He also claims he was blocked from interviewing labour leader Zwelinzima Vavi, "who most people know is not for Motsoeneng" . SABC spokesman Kaizer Kganyago declined to respond, saying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Join Forces Rather Than Stone Us, Vavi Tells UnionsThe National Trade Union Congress (NTUC) of South Africa claims that a new labo
Join Forces Rather Than Stone Us, Vavi Tells Unions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
The National Trade Union Congress (NTUC) of South Africa claims that a new labour federation, under the leadership of Zwelinzima Vavi is simply a "copy and paste" of its position. The NTUC in a statement criticised Vavi, former general secretary of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vavi and Co - New Union Federation Almost Ready to LaunchThe constitution has been written; the name and logo will come soon. Within wee
Vavi and Co - New Union Federation Almost Ready to Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The constitution has been written; the name and logo will come soon. Within weeks, Zwelinzima Vavi and his cohort of non-Cosatu-aligned unions are expected to launch their new federation. What makes it distinctive, they say, is that their only... Read more
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Eye Witness News
New federation will champion interests of working class - Vavi Zwelinzima Vavi says plans to launch the new labour federation are at an adva
New federation will champion interests of working class - Vavi
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi says plans to launch the new labour federation are at an advanced stage. Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi briefed the media about the status of the new... Read more
26d
Daily Maverick
Vavi & Co: New union federation almost ready to launchFormer Cosatu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi on Thursday said plans to estab
Vavi & Co: New union federation almost ready to launch
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
Former Cosatu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi on Thursday said plans to establish a new trade union federation are well under way and its first campaigns will focus on organising workers in the formal and informal sectors and fighting job losses.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vavi welcomes Fawu into the new federationvoted to join the new union federation at its 75th national congress in Limpopo
Vavi welcomes Fawu into the new federation
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
voted to join the new union federation at its 75th national congress in Limpopo last week. Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi briefed the media about the status of the new labour organisation. Picture: Clement... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vavi warns Zuma: Hands off Gordhan Zwelinzima Vavi says protests will be planned across SA if the president remo
Vavi warns Zuma: Hands off Gordhan
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi says protests will be planned across SA if the president removes the Pravin Gordhan. FILE: Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: AFP. President Jacob Zuma,Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,Zwelenzima Vavi Vavi... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vavi: New labour federation’s name to be announced soon Zwelinzima Vavi says the federation’s Constitution has already been written.
Vavi: New labour federation’s name to be announced soon
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
Zwelinzima Vavi says the federation’s Constitution has already been written. FILE: Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: GCIS. Zwelenzima Vavi,labour federation JOHANNESBURG - Former Cosatu general... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Numsa commends Fawu for leaving Cosaturesolution taken is irreversible. It has also fought consistently against Cosa
Numsa commends Fawu for leaving Cosatu
Eye Witness News / Posted 1 months ago
resolution taken is irreversible. It has also fought consistently against Cosatu’s expulsion of Numsa and the dismissal of Zwelinzima Vavi. Numsa’s Patrick Craven says trade union federation is no longer effective voice of the workers. “We hope... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Numsa lauds Fawu decision to leave Cosatuimplementation as of now”. Fawu has consistently fought against Cosatu’s expul
Numsa lauds Fawu decision to leave Cosatu
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 1 months ago
implementation as of now”. Fawu has consistently fought against Cosatu’s expulsion of Numsa and the dismissal of Zwelinzima Vavi. Numsa praised Fawu’s bold attempts at the two Cosatu Congresses in 2015 to reverse those actions. Fawu has... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Cosatu: We are partly to blame for the ANC's poor election resultsthe umbrella body dropped significantly after the expulsion of metalworkers uni
Cosatu: We are partly to blame for the ANC's poor election results
Mail & Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
the umbrella body dropped significantly after the expulsion of metalworkers union Numsa in 2014. Its general secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, was dismissed the following year and a host of other unions split over conflicting loyalties. Dlamini said... Read more
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