Sub-Saharan Africa

COVID-19; Africa and the Storm of a General Crisis

The new coronavirus officially spread into Africa on Valentine’s day. The cradle of this loveless spreading into the continent was Egypt. Barely two weeks...

International Socialist Tendency (Africa) Statement on the Coronavirus Pandemic

IST STATEMENT ON THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic is generally presented as a “natural disaster”. But this is quite untrue. This...

Against Xenophobia! For Working People’s Unity!!

Joint statement of International Socialist Tendency organisations in Africa International Socialists across the African continent categorically condemn the wave of xenophobic violence which rocked...

Xenophobia Manifests Failure of Capitalism and Calls for Building Working-Class Unity

Socialist Workers and Youth League (SWL) condemns the xenophobic attacks in South Africa, as well as reprisal actions being whipped up in Nigeria. Chauvinism...

Working People Of Ghana And Nigeria, Unite!

Being a joint statement of the Socialist Forum of Ghana and the Socialist Workers & Youth League, Nigeria The Socialist Forum of Ghana (SFG) and...

Sexual Harassment & Unfair Dismissals: Lanxess Mine Workers Dared to Struggle and Won!

On 19 June, two hundred and ninety members of National Union of MetalWorkers of South Africa (NUMSA) at Lanxess Chrome Mine (LCM) commenced an...

Class Unity in Action & Revolutionary Independence of Working People, for Democracy from Below

ISO Ghana message of Solidarity to the SWL Nigeria We, members of the International Socialist Organisation in Ghana (ISO Ghana) are proud and excited to...

Solidarity Message from LALIT for SWL 7th Convention

Dear comrades, LALIT of Mauritius sends you our solidarity for your 7th Socialist Workers & Youth League (SWL) Convention. LALIT means “Struggle” in Mauritian Kreol. We, like you...

South African Workers form Socialist Revolutionary Party

Over a thousand workers gathered from all the provinces in South Africa to launch the Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party (SRWP) at its inaugural congress...

SWL May Day Solidarity Message to LALIT

Dear comrades, the Socialist Workers & Youth League (SWL) here in Nigeria salutes you in the finest traditions of international working-class solidarity, which defines...

Anti-Austerity Demonstrations Against the ZANU PF Ed Junta Must Continue: Workers Must Lead!

Working-class people in Zimbabwe are rising against austerity measures and other anti-poor people policies of the bosses. Similar to the January 2012 uprising in...

Popular Masses in Cameroon Struggle for Peace and Dignity

Trade unions in Cameroon have affirmed their determination to defend workers' livelihoods and work together for a peaceful resolution to the worsening crisis.  At...

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Seven Years of Trauma for the Crime Of Being A Poor...

The devastating story of the Chibok girls is no less tragic today than it was last year or the year before. In 2014, 276...

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The 1989 Anti-SAP Revolt

In 1989, thousands rose in protest against the IMF and World Bank-inspired Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP). This supported the lavish lifestyles of corrupt government...