Tuesday 21 May 2013 11:55
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has heard that police had anticipated that they would make more than 170 arrests when they implemented their plan to disarm thousands of striking Lonmin mineworkers.
Monday 20 May 2013 16:26
Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza has argued at the Marikana Commission that a plan which was implemented on August 16 was a "One Man's Show."
Monday 20 May 2013 06:29
Police witness Major General, Charl Annandale, continues to give evidence at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry sitting in Rustenburg, North West.
Monday 20 May 2013 05:43
The CCMA hearing involving Amcu and Lonmin platinum mine management is expected to continue on Monday in Pretoria.
Sunday 19 May 2013 07:29
Mourners, mostly members of trade union Amcu, are expected in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape on Sunday for the funeral of Mawethu Stevens.
Friday 17 May 2013 19:35
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has heard clashes between police and Lonmin mineworkers could have been averted last year.
Friday 17 May 2013 12:04
Workers at Lonmin's platinum mine in Rustenburg in the North West are back at work following a wildcat strike.
Friday 17 May 2013 08:55
Amcu President Joseph Mathunjwa has threatened to bring the country's economy to a standstill with a mass march over rivalry in the Rustenburg mining region.
Friday 17 May 2013 05:48
Amcu President Joseph Mathunjwa says his union is planning a march to the union buildings on Friday.
Thursday 16 May 2013 10:32
Lonmin says 86% of workers in Marikana in the North West have reported for the morning shift after a two-day unprotected strike which forced the company to temporarily shut down its 13 shafts.
Thursday 16 May 2013 05:36
Labour Union, Amcu, Lonmin mine management and the CCMA will meet on Thursday to discuss Amcu's recognition as a majority union at the mine.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 20:27
The incident in which Impala Platinum negotiated the wage increase with Rock Drill Operators led to the incident in Marikana.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 20:00
Striking miners at Lonmin's Marikana mine are set to resume their evening shift tonight after the two-day illegal strike by AMCU members was called off.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 17:31
Rivalry between the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on the platinum belt in the North West province is threatening to boil over
Wednesday 15 May 2013 12:00
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has heard on Wednesday morning that the Lonmin Platinum Mine is doing all in its powers to resolve the current standoff at the mine.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 11:05
The situation at the Lonmin mine remains tense after workers affiliated to AMCU were angered by the killing of AMCU regional organiser in the province, Mawethu Steven, over the weekend.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 10:15
The rand fell to a three-week low against the dollar on Wednesday.
Tuesday 14 May 2013 20:25
ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed fears of a repeat of last year's events at Lonmin's Marikana mine in the North West, during which 44 people were killed in labour unrest.
Tuesday 14 May 2013 16:54
A large number of police were at Wonderkop stadium, in Marikana, North West, where Amcu members were expected to meet on Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday 14 May 2013 13:45
Platinum producer Lonmin has seen its shares go down 7% following the halting of operations at its mine in Marikana in the North West.