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Homo Naledi: “I Am No Grandchild Of Any Ape, Monkey Or...

AFRICANGLOBE - "No one will dig old monkey bones to back up a theory that I was once a baboon," former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi tweeted on Saturday. This led to a heated debate on Homo naledi, a supposedly new human ancestor discovered in South Africa.

South Africa: Explosive Strikes, a Ticking Time Bomb

AFRICANGLOBE - Africa's largest trade union movement, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has warned that strikes in South Africa remain a ticking time bomb needing to be addressed urgently. Strikes were commonplace in South Africa in 2012 with the most explosive being in key sectors like mining, agriculture, and the transport industry.

South Africa's Largest Trade Union Cosatu Supports ANCYL Campaign

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says the trade union federation backs the ANC Youth League’s demands and will encourage people to join its marches on strategic centres of economic power later this month.