Cyril Ramaphosa booed, abandons workers day celebrations




President Cyril Ramaphosa with Cosatu president Zingisa Losi and SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande at a previous event. Picture: Doctor Ngcobo/African News Agency (ANA)

ANC President, Cyril Ramaphosa who was expected to deliver the main address at Cosatu’s Workers’ Day celebrations at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg in the North West was booed off the stage by disgruntled South African workers.
Ramaphosa had to be whisked away as protesters demanded that he leaves.  He had attended the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) organised Workers’ Day celebrations.Cosatu was holding its main Workers’ Day celebrations at the Royal Bafokeng stadium in Rustenburg in the North West where ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa was expected to deliver the main address.

Workers are claiming that the government is selling them out.

Source – online