Monday 19 September 2016 19:21
Illegal occupants of the Breaking New Ground housing project in Marikana near Rustenburg in the North West have stood their ground despite an order for them to vacate the houses.
Sunday 28 August 2016 21:16
The trial of 19 mineworkers appearing on different charges during Marikana massacre is expected to resume at the North West High Court of Mahikeng in North West on Monday morning.
Thursday 25 August 2016 18:55
The African National Congress Youth League in the North West has expressed its support for the national league's call for an early conference of the ANC.
Wednesday 17 August 2016 18:08
Lawyers representing Marikana widows say they will have to approach the courts to force the Presidency to move faster on talks regarding compensation.
Wednesday 17 August 2016 07:33
Amcu President, Joseph Mathunjwa, has warned political parties against forming their own workers' unions, saying that will compromise the fight for better working conditions.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 20:22
Government says it has made great strides in improving socio-economic conditions of Marikana communities.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 18:22
A silent protest commemorating the Marikana killings was held at the Sea Point Promenade in Cape Town on Tuesday.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 18:08
The president of mining union Amcu, Joseph Mathunjwa, has called on President Jacob Zuma to apologise to the nation for the Marikana massacre and compensate its victims.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 14:45
The formal Marikana commemoration programme is underway at the famous koppie at Marikana near Rustenburg in the North West, where 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead by police four years ago.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 10:39
Amnesty International's Deputy Regional Director in Southern Africa Muleya Mwananyanda says the Lonmin miners live in appalling conditions in Nkaneng informal settlement.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 10:18
It's been four years since police opened fire at Lonmin's Platinum Mine in Marikana, killing 34 striking mineworkers.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 07:43
Nathi Nhleko has launched a Transformation Task Team, in response to the recommendation by the Farlam Commission on Marikana calling for professionalisation of the police service.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 05:37
Trade union AMCU is set to hold a commemorative event on Tuesday at the infamous koppie in Wonderkop near Marikana.
Monday 15 August 2016 21:47
August 16 is the anniversary of the Marikana massacre, widely regarded as a turning point in South Africa’s post-apartheid history.
Monday 15 August 2016 17:17
Acting National Police Commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane has welcomed the police's new Transformation Task Team.
Monday 15 August 2016 12:21
The catastrophic events of August 2012 should have been a decisive wake-up call to Lonmin ine.
Saturday 13 August 2016 19:21
Former staunch supporters and members of the ANC in the Rustenburg City Council say they do not feel sorry for voting for alternative candidates during the recent local government elections.
Wednesday 3 August 2016 19:03
North West premier Supra Mahumapelo says it's unfortunate that some people had to be turned back at the voting stations in Marikana as this was not their voting district.
Wednesday 3 August 2016 11:20
Scores of people will not be able to cast their votes in Marikana in the North West on Wednesday as they are registered elsewhere in the country.
Wednesday 3 August 2016 09:03
In Marikana in the North West, long queues are evident in some voting stations. The area is part of the Rustenburg Municipality which is a highly-contested constituency in the province.