Zama zama

 
God’s tears add a sparkle to zama-zamas’ lives
God’s tears add a sparkle to zama-zamas’ lives
Moses Modibedi had a feeling it was going to be his lucky day.
The case for giving zama-zamas mining rights
The case for giving zama-zamas mining rights
In August, informal miners marched on the department of mineral resources (DMR) in Pretoria to demand the legalisation of small-scale...
Zama-zamas take their chances rather than starve
Zama-zamas take their chances rather than starve
He moves swiftly through the damp darkness of the abandoned mine shaft, expertly handling a wheelbarrow. His body is half bent to avoid hitting the...
Zama Zamas retrieve last two bodies from Langlaagte mine
Zama Zamas retrieve last two bodies from Langlaagte mine
Twenty-two volunteer rescue workers had to endure a long night as they miraculously retrieved the bodies of the last two miners that were still...
The victims of the Aurora mine debacle continue to do what they know best – mining
The victims of the Aurora mine debacle continue to do what they know best – mining
Jerome Matsinhy clutches a padlock tightly in one hand as he poses for a photograph in his one-bedroom home. A battered blue Nokia, held together...
Violent threat, real opportunity in zama zama gold rush
Violent threat, real opportunity in zama zama gold rush
Standoffs between police and unlawful artisanal miners and between the "illegal mining" groups have been reported on widely.

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