Thursday 24 July 2014 08:11
Lonmin security boss, Dewald Louw, will continue giving evidence at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry in Centurion on Thursday morning.
Wednesday 23 July 2014 19:32
Platinum producer Lonmin says it has not decided to retrench any of its 35 000 employees just yet.
Wednesday 23 July 2014 17:23
Amcu has passed their condolences to the family of one of its members who was gunned down near Wonderkop playground in Marikana on Tuesday.
Wednesday 23 July 2014 12:20
The Commissioner of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, Judge Ian Farlam, has appealed to the police to put more effort into preventing violence from taking place at Marikana.
Monday 21 July 2014 05:34
The legal representative for trade union Amcu is expected to cross-examine a police witness, known only as Mr X, when the Marikana Commission of Inquiry resumes on Monday morning.
Friday 18 July 2014 06:42
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has heard how two Lonmin security guards were hacked to death despite pleading for mercy during an unprotected strike in Marikana in August 2012.
Thursday 17 July 2014 13:52
The five-month-long strike in the platinum sector led to a 40% decrease in production at Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) in the second quarter, the company said on Thursday.
Thursday 17 July 2014 05:47
The mysterious police witness 'Mr. X' is expected to continue testifying at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry in Pretoria on Thursday.
Wednesday 16 July 2014 18:09
The world's third largest platinum producer, Lonmin, says advances in preparing to pick up production have been delayed by extended induction and assessment processes.
Tuesday 15 July 2014 05:05
Cross-examination of former police minister Nathi Mthethwa was expected to continue at the Marikana commission of inquiry, sitting in Centurion, on Tuesday.
Monday 14 July 2014 12:47
Former police minister Nathi Mthethwa says he did not use his political influence while giving directives to the police's operational team during the illegal strike at Lonmin platinum mine.
Sunday 13 July 2014 14:31
Amcu members in various shafts of the Anglo American, Impala and Lonmin mines are still celebrating what they term victory in the platinum belt.
Saturday 12 July 2014 10:10
Thousands of Amcu members are expected to converge on Anglo platinum's Thembelani shaft in Rustenburg in the North West to celebrate what they claim to be a victory.
Monday 7 July 2014 14:12
About 2 000 striking workers at Marula Platinum mine outside Burgersfort in Limpopo have agreed to go back to work on Tuesday.
Saturday 5 July 2014 11:55
The world’s third-largest platinum producer, Lonmin, has appealed to the North West police and security officials to continue patrolling the mining areas which saw recent labour unrest.
Friday 4 July 2014 16:50
More than 2 000 mine workers at Marula Platinum mine outside Burgersfort in Limpopo have downed tools, demanding to be included in the recent wage agreement between Amcu and three platinum companies.
Friday 4 July 2014 10:25
Platinum mine workers are rejoicing as mining company, Lonmin, deposited their back pay on Thursday and will continue to do so on Friday.
Thursday 3 July 2014 15:50
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has had to adjourn its proceedings yet again, after the police witness known as Mr. X asked for time to mourn one of his relatives.
Thursday 3 July 2014 12:20
Evidence leaders at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry have suggested that the police witness known as Mr X has fabricated some of the evidence that he has presented at the commission.
Thursday 3 July 2014 07:00
The cross-examination of the police witness known as Mr. X will resume on Thursday at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.