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.
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.
ABOUT R15-billion in benefits is lying unclaimed in retirement funds overseen by the Financial Services Board (FSB) and at least a third of the money may belong to former mine workers.
MINERS shouted obscenities at a woman wearing a red National Union of Mineworkers T-shirt when she joined the Farlam Commission of Inquiry’s inspection in loco in Marikana, North West, today.
Witness Mr X blamed for murder of Amcu leader. ASSOCIATION of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) members fear for their lives after one of their leaders was murdered after he was named at the Farlam Commission by an anonymous police witness, Mr X.
PROTESTING miners at Marikana shot some of their colleagues in a clash with police in August last year, a senior police officer said yesterday.
THE family of slain Marikana miner Thobile Mpumza saw in a video clip this week how police bragged as they shot him 10 times.