Cosatu’s Central Executive Committee has voted to dismiss Secretary General Zwelinzima Vavi.
Last year, he was suspended for eight months after admitting to having sex with a junior Cosatu employee in 2013, but was reinstated following a court ruling.
Nine affiliate unions, including Numsa, supported Vavi during his suspension.
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