January 1, 1970

Rockfall kills two miners at Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine

Two miners have died when a rock fell on their heads while drilling in shaft 12 of Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine, the mine says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Ekapa Minerals abandons part of its case against 'Zama Zama' miners

Ekapa Minerals has abandoned part of its interdict against ‘Zama Zama’ miners, calling into question the validity of the entire interdict. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Implats could cut 2 500 jobs to end losses at Rustenburg mine

Impala Platinum could retrench at least 2 500 workers at its Rustenburg mining complex to stem losses and adjust to lower prices. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zim smelter too pricey, says Impala

Impala Platinum says the Zimbabwean government’s requirement to invest in smelting and refining capacity for its 50%-owned Mimosa mine is not affordable. Source: News