COSATU Media Briefing on Thursday to announce a planned National Strike for next week Wednesday (24 August 2022)

The Congress of South African Trade Unions invites all members of the media to a media briefing on Thursday, the 18th of August 2022, to officially announce a planned National Strike for the 24th of August 2022, next week. The National Strike is in response to the ongoing loadshedding, fuel price hikes and escalating food prices. This socio-economic strike also represents a push back and a response by the workers to the ongoing class warfare directed at them by both public and private sector employers.

The details of the media briefing are as follows:
•    Date          :         18 August 2022
•    Time          :         11h00
•    Venue        :         COSATU House, 110 Jorissen Street, Braamfontein.
All members of the media are invited to the briefing.
Issued by COSATU
Sizwe Pamla (Cosatu National Spokesperson)
Tel: 010 219 1339
Cell: 060 975 6794