January 1, 1970

Hawks prioritising Northam Platinum mine murders

The Hawks are investigating the murders of two rival union members employed at Northam Platinum, the company says. Source: News
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