West Rand: ‘These mine dumps are destroying us’

It’s mid-morning on the West Rand’s polluted goldfields and a cold wind blows clouds of fine dust from towering, barren mine dumps. Ngaki Mogopodi glares at the dumps that encircle Kagiso, a township in Krugersdorp. 

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Sheree Bega
Sheree Bega is an environment reporter at the Mail & Guardian.

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