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Kgosi’s role in vanishing billions
Kgosi’s role in vanishing billions
The findings of the commission of inquiry into the affairs of the Bakgatla Ba-Kgafela community are being challenged even as the premier of the...
Unions up the ante in talks
Unions up the ante in talks
With most sectors underperforming at best, it would be easy to see platinum group metals (PGMs) — which are up by as much 33.21% in the past...
Palladium surge helps to save miners
Palladium surge helps to save miners
Some South African platinum mining companies have started to come up for air, after years of low prices for the precious metal accompanied by deep...
Climate of fear grips Amcu ‘rebels’
Climate of fear grips Amcu ‘rebels’
Five years after the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) became the biggest mining union on the platinum belt, its president,...
[Video]Alone in the face of platinum's bulldozers
[Video]Alone in the face of platinum's bulldozers
Madimetja Albert Ramatsobane lives alone in a small brick house in what used to be a village of more than 400 people households and refuses to move.
Broken trust in Mapela – the people, the kgoshi and the cool R175m
Broken trust in Mapela – the people, the kgoshi and the cool R175m
Picture: Anglo Platinum’s Mapela mine (Liane Greeff, Flickr)
Amplats may sell SA mines as strike hits profit
Amplats may sell SA mines as strike hits profit
Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), the world's largest producer of platinum, is putting four mines and possibly two joint ventures up for...
NW premier condemns petrol bombing incident in platinum belt
NW premier condemns petrol bombing incident in platinum belt
North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo on Thursday called on communities in the platinum belt to exercise restraint after two houses were allegedly...
NUM tells miners to stay home in the face of Amcu intimidation
NUM tells miners to stay home in the face of Amcu intimidation
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Thursday it told its members to stay clear of strike-hit platinum mines because of intimidation by...
Amcu's Mathunjwa: It's like Marikana all over again
Amcu's Mathunjwa: It's like Marikana all over again
President of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) Joseph Mathunjwa told the Mail & Guardian he is worried that the
EFF to donate R50k to mining-strike fund
EFF to donate R50k to mining-strike fund
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) plans to donate R50 000 to the strike fund of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu), the...