January 1, 1970

Key Lonmin exec was SSA spook – report

Lonmin’s foremost representative during the 2012 strikes at its Marikana mine was a covert agent of the State Security Agency, Rapport reports. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Anglo American warns of job scam asking for money

One of the world’s largest mining companies, Anglo American Platinum, says a job scam – in which fraudsters pretend to represent the company in a bid […]
January 1, 1970

Congo miners stare into abyss after commodities slump

At a mining conference in Democratic Republic of Congo’s mining capital government officials and mining company executives brainstormed how to save a failing copper mine. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Kumba output drops on revised Sishen mine plan

Kumba Iron Ore has announced a production drop of 15% to 8.9 million tonnes for the quarter to end-June, consistent with its revised Sishen mine plan. […]