May Day, 1950, is at the heart of the South African liberation struggle. We intend to honour the central place of the working class in the South African liberation struggle.

‘Deepen the Back to Basics Campaign, Consolidate the Struggle for the NDR and Advance the Struggle for Socialism’

AUDIO: Listen to full Speech of the President here

COSATU General Secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali message to workers


Other Messages of support

Cde Kopano Konopi- Cosatu North West

Cde Malvern de Bruyn – Cosatu Western Cape

Cde Louisa Modikwe – Cosatu Gauteng

Cde Orapeleng Moraladi – Cosatu Northern Cape


Workers singing during COSATU different marches and campaigns against the poor working conditions workers find themselves in


Solidarity Forever: Songs dedicated to all workers by SA musicians