Tuesday 30 June 2015 20:15
President Jacob Zuma has lashed out at some opposition parties for claiming that the Marikana Commission of Inquiry failed to hold the executive to account for the deaths of 34 miners.
Monday 29 June 2015 06:36
Affected families as well as the wounded and arrested Lonmin mineworkers are demanding more accountability on who ordered the killing of 34 miners on August 16, 2012, in Marikana.
Friday 26 June 2015 18:48
The main unions affected by the Marikana tragedy have welcomed the Farlam Commission's report.
Friday 26 June 2015 14:43
Lawyers for the wounded Lonmin miners have gagged the families of their clients until next week.
Friday 26 June 2015 14:05
The ISS has called for the immediate suspension of Riah Phiyega, following the Marikana report's recommendation that, an inquiry into her fitness to hold office be instituted.
Thursday 25 June 2015 20:54
President Jacob Zuma says SA Police Services (SAPS) members, who were involved in the Marikana shootings at scene one and two, will be investigated to determine criminal liability.
Thursday 25 June 2015 14:58
President Jacob Zuma will release the report of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry on Thursday evening.
Wednesday 24 June 2015 12:09
Anglo American is on the verge of retrenching 420 workers and it is estimated that mining companies will want to shed around 50 000 jobs.
Wednesday 24 June 2015 08:25
President Jacob Zuma has defended the actions of police who shot dead 34 striking workers in 2012 at Lonmin's Marikana mine in the North West.
Monday 22 June 2015 19:18
Two suspects appeared briefly in the Brits Magistrates court on Monday in the North West for the possession of explosives stolen from the Lonmin mine.
Saturday 13 June 2015 11:45
Angry residents of Bapong near Brits in the North West are calling for the termination of the mining licence of the world's third largest platinum producer if does not employ locals.
Friday 12 June 2015 17:15
Five vehicles belonging to Lonmin platinum mine and other two private trucks have been torched at Bapong near Brits in North West.
Monday 8 June 2015 12:13
Lawyers representing President Jacob Zuma argue that Marikana miners should have approached the Constitutional Court in a bid to force him to release the Marikana report.
Monday 8 June 2015 06:36
Lawyers for mineworkers are set to argue on Monday why President Jacob Zuma should urgently release the Marikana report.
Wednesday 3 June 2015 07:50
The Alternative Information and Development Centre's new report has revealed that the Lonmin mineworkers' strike in 2012 which resulted in the Marikana tragedy, could have been avoided.
Monday 25 May 2015 05:33
Lawyers representing miners who were injured during the Marikana shootings have been instructed to seek a court order forcing President Jacob Zuma to release the Marikana Commission report.
Friday 15 May 2015 09:59
Trade union Solidarity says talks of restructuring and layoffs in the mining industry is a tactic to put pressure on trade unions ahead of wage negotiations with The Chamber of Mines.
Monday 11 May 2015 20:36
Platinum producer, Lonmin, has posted a smaller first-half loss despite technical problems at its smelters. The London-listed miner has also been hit by a drop in platinum prices.
Monday 11 May 2015 17:46
The NUM has appealed to government to intervene and stop massive job losses in the mining industry.
Saturday 9 May 2015 11:59
Labour and economic experts say more job cuts can be expected in the platinum mining industry following last year's crippling five months wage strike.