Replace the ANC government with a working class biased government which will carry the mandate of the working class and the poor of this country. And we’re not apologetic about that.— Mac Chavalala, Saftu president
The newly formed South African Federation of Unions (Saftu) says removing the entire African National Congress (ANC)-led government will advance the interests of the working class.
Saftu announced its top leadership on Sunday which was elected unopposed, with former Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) head Zwelinzima Vavi as its general-secretary.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed labour analyst Mamokgethi Molopyane.
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).
Saftu has been formed at the right moment.— Mamokgethi Molopyane
Saftu has to prove they speak also for the unemployed.— Mamokgethi Molopyane
Cosatu is deeply fractured... I do not see how they'll come back from this.— Mamokgethi Molopyane
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