Allegedly the main reason for Vavi's expulsion was his "failure to to fulfill his duties as secretary".
Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi will not be resigning and says he will return to the trenches to try and mobilise workers.
Black lawyers gathered in Midrand to discuss mobilising an association that would align itself with the EFF and represent disadvantaged communities.
Jacob Zuma has admitted that the state of the ANC’s leagues is a weakness within the organisation and has called on leaders not to interfere.
The SA Police Service says it has never questioned the validity of a summons delivered against deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba.
The metalworkers union says workers at the Medupi power station were partaking in a peaceful protest after which Eskom decided to shut down the plant.
National director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has accused the police of "assuming the role of defence" in the matter involving his deputy.
Eskom contractors fired over 1 000 workers for taking part in an "illegal" strike at the Medupi power station in Limpopo, the power utility said.
Critical decisions are on hold as top bosses battle it out and other employees fear layoffs.
Prosecutors and police are at loggerheads over who authorised a summons for Nxasana's deputy.
Zuma inherited a divided ANC from Mbeki, but the party heading to the council is now terminally ill.
Animosity boils over after battle for control of crucial commercial procurement division
Anwa Dramat is holding out for more but police watchdog head Robert McBride is fighting back.
Eskom chairperson Zola Tsotsi says the President backed him when he said he wanted to set up an inquiry to investigate "rot" at the power utility.
The fight for women's rights has too often been stigmatised and ignored in favour of race politics.
The fated SS Mendi has been remembered, ignored and revived for political gain.
The power utility's chief executive, Tshediso Matona, is challenging his suspension in the Labour Court in Johannesburg.
Minister Nathi Mthethwa won't support any violent removal of Cecil Rhodes' statue from the UCT campus and urges an amicable resolution to the matter.
The EFF condemned President Jacob Zuma's alleged "anti-black" remarks made in a speech to the SA Local Government Association.