Tuesday 25 April 2017 19:19
Mpumalanga police have launched a man-hunt following the death of NUM branch secretary Mduduzi John Simelane who was gunned down by unknown suspects.
Wednesday 29 March 2017 12:13
The National Union of Mineworkers has threatened to embark on a strike at state-run power utility Eskom over its plans to mothball five coal-powered stations.
Tuesday 28 February 2017 20:25
The National Union of Mineworkers has marched to the Diro Mine outside Postmasburg in the Northern Cape on Tuesday.
Saturday 4 February 2017 09:27
The Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane is set to officially open the “2017 Investing in Africa Mining Indaba” in Cape Town on Monday.
Wednesday 1 February 2017 12:30
The National Union of Mineworkers has declared a dispute with the Chamber of Mines in the coal sector on their intention to walk out of the centralised bargaining forum.
Monday 23 January 2017 08:46
The National Union of Mineworkers says it is shocked and disappointed at the announcement by AngloGold Ashanti to dismiss hundreds of workers.
Monday 21 November 2016 07:30
The report of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage was welcomed by some but rejected by others.
Monday 21 November 2016 06:07
The African National Congress has welcomed the release of the report of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage.
Friday 18 November 2016 19:28
The National Union of Mineworkers has denied that it is captured by the Guptas.
Monday 14 November 2016 08:48
Moelefe announced on Friday that he'd leave the power utility at the end of December.
Friday 28 October 2016 10:40
NUM members at Anglo American's Mogwalakwena platinum mine outside Mokopane in Limpopo are continuing with their strike.
Thursday 27 October 2016 20:54
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) says Anglo American Platinum's (Amplats) wage offer of 7% will enable its members to survive a tough economy.
Saturday 15 October 2016 06:59
The National Union of Mineworkers(NUM) says the 66 Rock Drill Operators who had staged a sit in underground resurfaced on Friday.
Tuesday 4 October 2016 05:49
The Impala Platinum Limited refinery operation in Springs, east of Johannesburg has signed a two‐year wage settlement with the National Union of Mineworkers, the company said on Monday.
Tuesday 27 September 2016 14:57
Over 500 members of NUM at Impala Platinum Refineries in Springs went on a protected strike, the union said in a statement on Tuesday.
Monday 26 September 2016 14:31
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's chances of becoming the next leader of South Africa got a boost on Monday when a powerful mining union backed him to succeed President Jacob Zuma.
Monday 5 September 2016 14:54
The NUM on Monday said more than 1,500 of its members would be embarking on a march at Sibanye Gold’s Cooke 4 shaft in Westonaria to protest against possible retrenchments.
Saturday 27 August 2016 06:06
The founding president of NUM, James Motlatsi, has called on the union to push for a national general council to discuss the ANC's dismal performance in the Local Government Elections.
Wednesday 17 August 2016 14:57
The NUM on Tuesday said more than 7 000 of its members were set to embark on a massive march at Northam Platinum in Limpopo on Wednesday.
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.