January 1, 1970

Anglo names new finance director

Anglo American has named Fortescue Metals Group’s Stephen Pearce as finance director, after he led the drive to slash debt at the world’s fourth-largest iron ore […]
January 1, 1970

Case against 22 illegal miners in Welkom postponed

The case against 22 illegal miners arrested at a Welkom gold mine has been postponed in the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court, Free State police say. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Langlaagte rescue hero died saving others

Njabulo Sibanda, who was not a zama zama, died saving his friends. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining’s ugly underbelly

Communities around mines suffer while government does little to protect them from exploitation. Source: News