January 1, 1970

Time for a lekgotla

When Roman historian Suetonius described Emperor Nero as “fiddling while Rome burns” he could well have been Source: News
January 1, 1970

‘Our heroes changed our lives’

While the quality of life of Marikana mine workers has improved, looming job cuts could leave many thousands destitute. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Rand recovery punishes SA's ageing, costly gold mines

A big rebound in the rand has turned SA’s biggest gold producer from churning cash a year ago to making losses and shutting mines. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Anglo, South Africa set to pay end miner's lung-damage battle

Former workers who have contracted deadly lung diseases in South African gold mines decades ago may soon finally receive compensation. Source: News