January 1, 1970

The spectre of Marikana still looms large

Five years after the bloody Marikana massacre, calls for justice for not just the victims’ families but for mining communities generally will only grow louder, says […]
January 1, 1970

Five remain trapped 3.1km underground at Harmony mine

Rescue teams are still working to save five miners trapped 3.1km below ground at Harmony’s Kusasalethu mine in Carletonville. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Baxter tells world: SA miners have lost all confidence in Zwane

SA mining is in a crisis and firms have lost all confidence in Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane, Chamber of Mines CEO Roger Baxter has told […]
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