of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and the South African Municipal Workers’
Union (Samwu) have shut down the Vhembe District Municipality.They are demanding
that all implicated officials in the VBS explosive step down.Cosatu
Deputy Provincial Chairperson Calvin Chamano, said if Randzilani does not heed
the call by resigning, over the weekend, the workers will forcible remove her
said those who were implicated should also be arrested because they stole from
very much painful to see more than 100 people losing their jobs from VBS,
because of people who loot from VBS, as Cosatu we need action now by all law
enforcement urgency,” Chamano said.
said Cosatu fully supports the Integrity Commission about its recommendations.
Ben Mawela said the VBS looting saga saw almost R2bn looted by 53 individuals,
forcing the South African Reserve Bank to place the mutual bank under curatorship.
said Sanco has always argued that it was completely untenable and absurd for
those politicians and administrative officials to hold office.