January 1, 1970

Wild Coast anti-mining leader murdered

An anti-mining group on the Eastern Cape Wild Coast has reacted with shock to the murder of its chairperson amid conflict over mining rights in this […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin gets new chief financial officer

Lonmin has appointmented of Barrie van der Merwe as new executive director of the company and chief financial officer as Simon Scott will step down in […]
January 1, 1970

Mailbox: The Great Zupta, IDC con. Worthless Shiva mine now valued at R14.7bn.

Shiva mine is a worthless asset that cannot be economically mined and we have all been conned with the help of the IDC, says a Biznews […]
January 1, 1970

De Beers ends 127-yr control of Kimberley Mines

Petra Diamonds and a partner have agreed to buy De Beers’ Kimberley Mines, ending the producer’s 127-year control of the operation. Source: News