Sunday 19 May 2013 15:43
Association Mineworkers and Construction Unions (AMCU) president Joseph Mathunjwa has called for the protection of key witnesses.
Sunday 19 May 2013 10:08
Business people in Marikana in North West say the recent strike at the Lonmin Platinum Mine has hit them hard as their customers raise safety concerns.
Friday 17 May 2013 14:52
The case of two suspects who appeared in court in East London in connection with the attack on Advocate Dali Mpofu has been postponed to May, 22 for a formal bail application.
Thursday 16 May 2013 15:47
Police have arrested a man suspected to be behind the murder of a sangoma who performed rituals to mine
Wednesday 15 May 2013 20:34
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says South Africa is not in danger of losing foreign investment. Davies tabled his R9.6 billion budget vote in Parliament on Wednesday.
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 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 05:50
Workers at Lonmin Platinum mine, mostly Amcu members are expected to converge at Wonderkop in Marikana this morning.
Wednesday 15 May 2013 05:37
Lawyer for the Human Rights Commission, Nokukhanya Jele is expected to continue with her cross-examination of the police witness Major General Charl Annandale.
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.
Tuesday 14 May 2013 11:14
The police officers who shot dead striking mineworkers positioned themselves for an attack, the Farlam Commission heard on Tuesday.
Tuesday 14 May 2013 08:55
Work has been suspended at all 13 shafts at the Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana in the North West after employees embarked on a wildcat strike.
Monday 13 May 2013 09:01
Trade union Amcu will hold a media briefing on Monday, following the killing of one of its members
Monday 13 May 2013 05:46
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry resumes in Rustenburg in the North West on Monday after news emerged that another of its witnesses has died in two weeks.
Wednesday 8 May 2013 16:05
Department of Labour has urged parties to this year’s collective bargaining season to promote industrial peace and stability by implementing innovative multi-year agreements.
Wednesday 1 May 2013 17:00
President Jacob Zuma says organised labour must pay more attention to the living conditions of South African miners and farmworkers.
Sunday 7 April 2013 09:10
African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Gwede Mantashe is expected to address challenges in the mining sector when he gives a political lecture in Rustenburg on Sunday.