Very little has changed in the mining industry since the events at Marikana in August 2012, Bench Marks Foundation executive director John Capel said today.
The disgraceful scenes on Thursday, when the public order policing unit entered the chamber of the National Assembly, constituted not just an assault on members of parliament but a cynical
The intervention of deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa during the unprotected strike at Lonmin’s Marikana mine in August 2012 was driven by ulterior motives, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard today.
Strikers never posed a threat to the police tactical response team (TRT) on August 16, when 34 miners were killed at Marikana in 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard in Pretoria today.
A restoration fund should be established for the families affected by the shooting at Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard today.
THE Farlam Commission of Inquiry should report to President Jacob Zuma that his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa acted unwisely regarding Marikana, the commission heard on Thursday.
Political concerns led to police pushing for a confrontation with striking platinum miners in Marikana in 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard this afternoon.
DEPUTY President Cyril Ramaphosa is holding on to his shareholding and directorship in McDonald’s SA, a meat abattoir, a sports car maker and a property firm.