January 1, 1970

Rescue underway for Carltonville miner trapped for four days

Rescue operations are currently underway at the AngloGold Ashanti Maponeng mine in Carltonville, in the western part of Gauteng, for a miner who has been trapped. […]
January 1, 1970

Mine hits back over West Coast aquifer

Kropz mining company says “irreversible environmental damage” will be done to groundwater if it is forced by legal action to stop pumping water from the Elandsfontein […]
January 1, 1970

Body found near defunct mine in Johannesburg Central

The body of a man, believed to be an illegal miner, has been found on the side of a main road in Riverlea, close to a […]
January 1, 1970

AngloGold Ashanti sells some SA mines to cut losses

AngloGold Ashanti has agreed to sell mines in South Africa to reduce exposure to high-cost assets and free up cash for more profitable international operations. Source: […]