January 1, 1970

NUM members will not return to Northam mine until safety assured

NUM members will not return to work at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine until their safety is assured after a spate of murders, says a spokesperson. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Zim sets deadline for chrome miner to cede its claims

Zimbabwe has set a deadline for ferrochrome producer Zimbabwe Alloys to hand over half its chrome claims or risk having them seized. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Limpopo Amcu member stabbed with assegai, NUM member shot

Two rival union members have been killed in Northam, Limpopo police say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions. Source: […]