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    Short video about Swaziland

    Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

    Swazis in Norway, including the pro-democracy political activist Bheki Dlamini, have worked with the Workers’ Youth League (AUF), a Norwegian political youth organisation, to produce a short (3 minutes) video about the situation in Swaziland. The video may be viewed here. The views expressed in this video are not necessarily those of ACTSA.

    TUC Aid appeal for Zimbabwe

    Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

    In light of recent events in Zimbabwe, TUC Aid, a charity founded by the Trades Union Congress, has launched an appeal to support the work of the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU). The appeal can be accessed here.

    South Africa: Constitutional Court says President Zuma failed to “uphold, defend and respect the Constitution as the supreme law of the Republic.”

    Friday, April 1st, 2016

    Nkandla (pictured below) is a private residence of President Zuma in KwazuluNatal. Significant upgrades were made to the property at public expense ostensibly to provide improved security there. A number of complaints were made to the Office of the Public Protector about the costs and scale of the work. The Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela investigated