There seems to be widespread condemnation of the findings of the Farlam Commission’s Report into the shooting of 34 mine workers at Marikana in , South Africa- Blue Sky Publications.
Aug 17, Violence between competing unions at South Africa's mines is threatening to weaken Africa's largest economy Violence between competing unions at South Africa's mines.
Aug 16, Today is the seventh year anniversary of the Marikana Massacre which took place at Lonmin Mine Situated in South Africa's North West province, workers at the mine.
South African platinum strike: longest wage strike in South Africa In democratic South Africa, the government allows citizens to express dissatisfaction through peaceful demonstrations Workers are also allowed by legislation to embark on strikes when disputes with their employers arise.
(ANC), the mine owners and labour unions in trying to create a conducive working atmosphere in the mining sector The historic Marikana Massacre proved that some of the aforementioned stakeholders showed in one way or the other their handicaps in attempts to solve the mine workers’ problems in South Africa.
Aug 17, The Chamber of Mines, which represents 80 percent of South Africa’s mining industry, said that it was committed to ensure Marikana was not repeated again It.
Aug 16, On 16 August , the South African Police Service (SAPS) opened fire on a crowd of striking mineworkers at Marikana, in the North West Province The police killed 34 mineworkers, and left 78 seriously injured Following the open fire assault - 250 of the miners were arrested.
Aug 17, MARIKANA, South Africa — The police fired on machete-wielding workers engaged in a wildcat strike at a platinum mine here on Thursday, leaving a.
May 19, The long read: In a strike at the Marikana mine in South Africa ended in the killing of 34 miners Investigations have revealed one man emerged who.
Feb 15, Cyril Ramaphosa will lead South Africa into the next decade, a formidable challenge for the anti-apartheid activist-turned-businessman , when a wildcat strike at the Marikana platinum mine.
The Marikana Massacre seized the lives of at least 34 people, nearly all of them striking workers employed by Lonmin It was an exceptional event, at least for South Africa In the Ciskei Defence Force killed 28 anti-apartheid activists in Bhisho.
Sep 01, The majority of the world’s platinum comes from South African mines and the Lonmin Marikana mine is one of its largest It makes huge profits and pays its workers a pittance As in Marx’s description above, the workers create riches and beauty for the rich and poverty for themselv They produce palaces, but live in shacks next to the mine.
May 20, The Marikana mining rights areas are underlain by the Merensky Reef and the UG2 Reef over a strike length of approximately 27 km Both the Merensky and the UG2 reefs sub-outcrop below a thin layer of black cotton soil along the strike length of the lease area, although most of the near outcrop ore has been removed by open pit mining.
Aug 24, The deaths at the Marikana mine has revealed troubling and deep divisions in South African society, writes the BBC's Robin Denselow.
Marikana Mine, Marikana, Rustenburg (Rustenburg District), Bojanala Platinum District, North West, South Africa : Platinum mine operated as a joint venture between Aquarius Platinum & Anglo Platinum, commissioned in Located approx 30 km east of Rustenburg &.
The Marikana operations, acquired as part of the Lonmin acquisition, consist of PGM mining and processing operations located on the Western Limb of the Bushveld Complex, 40 km east of the town of Rustenburg, in the North West province of South Africa and smelting and refining operations located in Brakpan, east of Johannesburg.
An investigation into the National Police Commissioner is an ill-advised plot by the South African president to pin the death of mineworkers at Marikana on a scapegoat, the DA has warned.
Aug 16, South Africa remembers Marikana miners killed by police No one has been charged five years after the massacre, in which 34 miners were shot and killed by police.
The Marikana Massacre is one of two of South Africa’s most gruesome cases of its police using lethal force on civilians The incident occurred between the dates of August 10 and September 20.
Lonmin's mining model is labour-intensive, and we appreciate that our human capital is the most important relationship in order to realise value from our infrastructure and mineral reserv We can only achieve our strategic goals by attracting, developing and retaining the necessary skills required to sustain operational excellence.
Known as Mining Indaba, the conference brings together investors from around the world to discuss mining interests in Africa “From child labour in the Democratic Republic of Congo to squalid living conditions for workers at South Africa’s Marikana mine, the mining industry is.
Marikana has changed families and communities across South Africa It has certainly changed how they see their relationship with their democratically elected government This supplement is the first step in a project that started in December last year and will continue for another year at the very least.
On 10 June , Sibanye-Stillwater completed the acquisition of Lonmin Plc , The Marikana operations Physical address: Middelkraal Farm, LPD Building, Marikana, North West Province, , South Africa.
Aug 20, MARIKANA, South Africa (Reuters) - About a third of the workforce returned on Monday to South Africa’s Marikana platinum mine, resuming.