Bapo Ba Mogale

Lonmin’s Bapo deal ‘in crisis’

Community fears worst as investment fund is sued for millions.

Bapo ba Mogale wants their millions from Lonmin

The Bapo ba Mogale community has taken Lonmin to court to have their share in a R546-million empowerment deal reviewed.

Lonmin inks new deal with Bapo

Critics are concerned the Bapo ba Mogale are being short-changed with its new equity deal.

Lonmin sells shares to meet BEE deadline

The platinum miner will sell shares to the Bapo ba Mogale community in a bid to meet a black ownership target of 26% by 2015.

Lonmin faces community showdown

The Bapo Ba Mogale community claims that the mining giant Lonmin has fudged its profits and owes them millions in royalties, writes Heidi Swart.

Bapo community wants Lonmin rights back

The community that owns the land mined by Lonmin is planning an application to cancel mining rights of the world's third-largest platinum producer.

Bapo Ba Mogale community turns to public protector

Thuli Madonsela this week visited the Bapo Ba Mogale community to hear grievances about the North West government's alleged mismanagement of money.

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Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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