COSATU embarks on a national strike against job losses


    The trade union federation takes a stand against retrenchments.

    Trade union federation Congress of South African Trade Union (COSATU) will be taking to the streets today, 13 February to strike against job losses. 

    The nationwide strike will take place in multiple cities across the country, as it members and ordinary citizens to join the strike.

    With government plans to cut jobs in state-owned enterprises, (SOE’s), the state of the economy and business plans cutting jobs, the trade union is taking a stand against the retrenchments.