January 1, 1970

Northam buys mining right from Amplats for R1bn

Northam Platinum has agreed to buy a mining right from Anglo American Platinum for R1bn, enabling it to extend the life of the world’s deepest platinum […]
January 1, 1970

Mining in biodiverse sanctuary approved

An Indian mining company, of which two of President Jacob Zuma’s nephews are trustees, has been granted the right to mine in an environmentally sensitive area […]
January 1, 1970

Rescue operation for trapped Highgate illegal miner called-off

A rescue operation for an illegal miner, who was believed to be trapped at a disused shaft in the Highgate area, has been called off, police […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin shareholders provisionally approve rights issue

Lonmin shareholders have provisionally approved the company’s proposal to raise $407m in a share issue. Source: News