January 1, 1970

Fear and death stalk RBM mine

Another murder and the suspension of five mining staff have raised tensions at the Rio Tinto subsidiary to boiling point. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Body of zama zama found

Emergency teams that that went into the Langlaagte mine have found the body of an illegal miner. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Hearings into mining community problems resume

The SA Human Rights Commission’s hearings into the socio-economic conditions in mining communities are expected to resume in Johannesburg. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Godongwana: Nationalisation talk has hurt mining

A lack of common vision for the mining industry has created challenges and talks about nationalisation have been detrimental to the economy, says Enoch Godongwana. Source: […]