It is too early in the day to suggest or guess whether the number one will heed this strong admonition. Another heavy warning has been released to the ANC not to even think about deploying President Jacob Zuma to address or attend the federation’s important mid-term meeting scheduled for later this month.

The federation’s largest union, the National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu), is again leading the charge to stop Zuma from giving a speech at the meeting, where he is expected to speak as leader of the tripartite alliance.

On Monday, Zuma suffered embarrassment when booing and heckling Cosatu members forced the May Day rally in Bloemfontein he was due to address to collapse before he could speak.Cosatu affiliates have warned the ANC not to even think about deploying President Jacob Zuma to address or attend the federation’s important mid-term meeting scheduled for later this month.

The federation’s largest union, the National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu), is again leading the charge to stop Zuma from giving a speech at the meeting, where he is expected to speak as leader of the tripartite alliance.

Meanwhile Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa and former KZN premier Senzo Mchunu joined thousands of congregants of the Nazareth Baptist Church (Shembe) to celebrate the life and times of its founder leader, Prophet Isaiah Shembe, at eGibisile Home in Empangeni.