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Amélie Soirant

Amélie Soirant

Amélie Soirant is a visiting writer at the Mail & Guardian. She majored in sociology and is interested in labour issues.
    Retrenched gold miners caught in a Catch-22
    Retrenched gold miners caught in a Catch-22
    Bandile Siyoko* bought himself a car in 2017, a second-hand Golf 4 GTI in mint condition. It is now back home in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, where...
    Cosatu, NUM call on mining companies to comply with health and safety laws
    Cosatu, NUM call on mining companies to comply with health and safety laws
    Trade union federation Cosatu and its affiliate the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) picketed in front of the Chamber of Mines on Thursday, ...