Articles containing the tag ‘Zwelinzima Vavi
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Zwelinzima Vavi Fired From COSATU

It has been learnt that the long standing Secretary General of the biggest workers’ federation in South Africa and, arguably, the whole of Africa, Mr Zwelinzima Vavi has been expelled from the federation afte... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Numsa Threatens to Leave ANC

Leaders of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) –  longstanding supporters of the African National Congress (ANC) – wish to withdraw their association with the country’s... Read more »
By PAW On Sunday, October 6th, 2013

Given Mkhari in Middle of Sexual Scandal

It seems that people in the spotlight in South Africa have yet to find effective ways to stay out sexual scandals. Just recently, COSATU General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi was suspended for having unethical rela... Read more »
By PAW On Thursday, August 15th, 2013

The Day Vavi Got Suspended – As Seen On Twitter

The General Secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions, ZwelinzimaVavi did not have a good day on Thursday. Though COSATU is yet to release an official statement confirming his suspension, it is pr... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Corruption Watch Expresses Disappointment in Vavi

The Women’s Day holiday brought politicians out to address issues that affect women and children in South Africa. The General Secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions, Zwelinzima Vavi, took the... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Monday, July 29th, 2013

Vavi Issues Statement after Rape Grievance is Withdrawn

Upon hearing some details of the Zwelinzima Vavi rape saga, the public will not be blamed for remembering the stained, blue dress twist in the Monica Lewinsky and former US President Bill Clinton scandal. Lewin... Read more »
By PAW On Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Zwelinzima Vavi Considers Leaving Politics After Receiving Death Threats

Zwelinzima Vavi may exit the political arena due to death threats which he started receiving three years ago. The COSATU General Secretary has reason to believe that the wheels are already in motion for his ass... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Vavi: “I have done absolutely nothing wrong”

The Congress of South African Trade Unions held a press conference after its Central Executive Committee meeting on Wednesday. The President of COSATU, Sidumo Dlamini, said that no questions can arise about any... Read more »