January 1, 1970

Court approves postponement of silicosis case

The Supreme Court of Appeal has granted a postponement of a silicosis class action appeal as parties try to settle out of court. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Two diamonds larger than 100 carats each found in Lesotho mine

Gem Diamonds has discovered the two huge diamonds, each bigger than 100 carats, at its Letseng mine. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mpumalanga communities get 16.1% stake in Nkomati coal mine

Rural communities in Mpumalanga have been granted a 16.1% stake in a coal mine following a ground-breaking agreement. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Joburg suffocates in the shadow of mine dumps

Tens of thousands of poor people spend their lives in the shadow of vast mine dumps in Soweto, exposing them to toxic substances like arsenic, lead […]