January 1, 1970

Miners missing after Mpuma mine collapses

Three miners are unaccounted for and 30 have been rescued after the Lily Mine in Mpumalanga’s Nkomazi area collapsed. Source: News
January 1, 1970

2 100 jobs in balance as Evraz Highveld mulls closure

The business rescue team at Evraz’s distressed South African steel unit is considering closing the steelmaker’s operations, placing more than 2 100 jobs at risk. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Chamber of Mines sees end to black ownership row

The Chamber of Mines is optimistic that it will resolve a dispute with the government about the requirements for black shareholding in mining companies this year. […]
January 1, 1970

AngloGold concerned over Ghana mine looting

AngloGold Ashanti says it has “grave and mounting concerns” about illegal mining at its Obuasi mine in Ghana. Source: News