Friday 29 November 2013 15:51
A group of aggressive mineworkers moved towards police officers deployed at Marikana to intervene in the violent wage related protest at Lonmin mine, the Farlam Commission heard on Friday.
Friday 29 November 2013 15:32
Cosatu President, Sdumo Dlamini, has accused police of colliding with criminals who kill union members in the platinum belt in Rustenburg in the North West.
Thursday 28 November 2013 05:44
Seri has won the Reconciliation Award for what has been described as its courageous efforts to represent at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry 36 families of mine workers.
Tuesday 26 November 2013 05:40
One passenger has died after a bus that was transporting members of the Zion Christian Church collided with a truck seriously injuring 32 passengers.
Monday 25 November 2013 18:18
A police witness at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, Brigadier Adriaan Calitz, has rejected media reports that he commended police officers for killing 34 Lonmin miners last year.
Monday 25 November 2013 10:02
The Commission is probing events that led to the death of 44 people following a violent unprotected strike at the Lonmin Platinum mine, in Marikana near Rustenburg in 2012.
Wednesday 20 November 2013 20:08
Legal Aid SA has been ordered to pay the legal fees of Marikana miners pending its appeal, the miners' legal team said on Wednesday.
Thursday 14 November 2013 18:58
A Mining Crime Combating Forum (MCCF) has been launched in Middelburg, Mpumalanga.
Monday 11 November 2013 15:47
Former North West Deputy Provincial Police Commissioner William Mpembe has reiterated that he never gave instructions for the police to fire teargas at protesters in Marikana.
Friday 8 November 2013 13:37
Families of Lonmin mineworkers killed during labour unrest at Marikana last year eagerly await the truth around the circumstances in which their relatives died.
Thursday 7 November 2013 18:44
The African National Congress (ANC) has vowed to take its election campaign to all corners of South Africa, even places like Bekkersdal, Marikana and Malamulele.
Thursday 7 November 2013 13:52
The police deployed at Marikana had an obligation to take action after being threatened by protesting mineworkers, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Thursday.
Wednesday 6 November 2013 14:34
Wits University's Law School's Professor David Unterhalter analyses the Legal Aid's decision to appeal the court ruling.
Wednesday 6 November 2013 08:57
Lawyers for the Marikana victims say they will oppose the Legal Aid's appeal of the ruling of the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.
Tuesday 5 November 2013 20:49
Advocate Dali Mpofu, representing Marikana miners at the Marikana commission, has concluded his cross examination of police chief witness, Lieutenant Colonel Duncan Scott.
Sunday 3 November 2013 12:15
Advocate Dali Mpofu has resigned from the African National Congress (ANC) to join the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), City Press reported on Sunday.
Friday 1 November 2013 08:48
It's still unclear whether businessman and ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will testify before the Marikana Commission.
Thursday 31 October 2013 17:56
Police expert in Public Order Policing, Duncan Scott, has conceded to the Marikana Commission of Inquiry that proper procedure was lacking during the Lonmin shootings which claimed 34 lives.
Thursday 31 October 2013 11:42
The tenure of the Farlam Commission of Inquiry will be extended, its chairman said on Thursday.
Thursday 31 October 2013 10:40
The office of President Jacob Zuma says the application for the extension of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry into last year's deaths at Marikana is receiving high priority.