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

Sibanye shares drop after union attack stops operations

Work at Sibanye Gold’s Cooke mine has been suspended after two NUM members were left in a critical condition after being attacked. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Sibanye clears state barrier to buy Amplats mines

Sibanye has cleared the final regulatory hurdle for its R4.58bn acquisition of Anglo American Platinum’s Rustenburg mines, it has been announced. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rescuers try to find 18 still trapped by mine blast in China

Hundreds of rescuers continue efforts to save 18 coal miners trapped following a gas explosion that has left 15 of their colleagues dead. Source: News