Wildcat strikes at platinum, gold, coal, diamond, chrome and iron ore mines continued across a number of provinces on Thursday.
Thousands of strikers at Gold Field’s KDC West mine confirmed they would continue to down tools.
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South Africa needs to dig itself out of a 19th-century mining business model, academic Mamphela Ramphele said on Wednesday.
Speaking at a media briefing ahead of an international leadership education conference in Cape Town, she said a failure to change … Read the rest
Striking mineworkers who had gathered at Gold Fields’ KDC west mine near Carletonville on Saturday morning have dispersed, the company said.
Spokesman Sven Lunsche said the area was calm and protesters had returned to their hostels.
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