Marikana Platinum Mine

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Name: Marikana Platinum Mine
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

South Africa's ANC set for two-thirds majority - poll

Reuters, 20/04 10:26 CETJOHANNESBURGThe poll, published by South Africa’s Sunday Times newspaper, said the ANCThe survey was conducted on April 4, after Public Protector Thuli Madonsela – South Africa’s top anti-corruption watchdog – published a damning ... [Published EuroNews - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

FXI slams DA ad ban

JOHANNESBURG – The Freedom of Expression Institute (FXI) on Wednesday condemned the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) for refusing to broadcast the Democratic Alliance (DA)’s radio and television adverts.The Independent Communications Authority ... [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Mpofu welcomes Marikana ruling on Mr X

Lawyer for the injured and arrested miners at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, advocate Dali Mpofu, has welcomed the ruling that the police's mysterious witness, Mr "X" will testify in camera.Commission chair, judge Ian Farlam, ruled on Tuesday that ... [Published SABC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mr X to testify on camera at Marikana inquiry

A much awaited mineworker witness at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, dubbed Mr X, will give his evidence before the commission in camera.Mr X is a police witness whose evidence is regarded as highly sensitive. He is expected to spill the beans on ... [Published SABC - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

S. Africa mining strike wears on

China Mining Friday 11th April, 2014Miner's wife Nomfanelo Jali hasn't been able to serve her family meat in a month and increasingly struggles to put anything on the table at all, as South Africa's long-running platinum strike takes its toll. On Jan. ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Two cops make new Marikana statements

CENTURION – The Marikana Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday heard how two police officers handed in new statements over the weekend showing contradictions in the police’s case.The officers were on the ground on the day 34 striking miners were gunned down ... [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Hunger, anxiety as South African mining strike wears on

MARIKANA - Miner’s wife Nomfanelo Jali hasn’t been able to serve her family meat in a month and increasingly struggles to put anything on the table at all, as South Africa’s long-running platinum strike takes its toll.On January 23 Jali’s husband downed ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

AFP - SAfrica-mining-labour-strike-Lonmin

SAfrica-mining-labour-strike-LonminContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Lonmin CEO claims workers want to end South Africa strikeJOHANNESBURG, April 03, 2014 (AFP) - Most of the strikers at world number three platinum producer Lonmin want to return to work amid ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Uncertainty on Marikana inquiry end-date

JOHANNESBURG - It's unclear if the Marikana Commission of Inquiry will conclude its investigation by the end of this month as planned.It was set up in October 2012 and initially given four months to investigate the deaths of 44 people during an unprotected ... [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

SAPS ready to assist with upcoming elections

Pretoria - The South African Police Service (SAPS) stands ready to assist in democratic South Africa’s fifth elections.“We are working flat out to prepare for the elections and I can say that we are very ready,” National Police Commissioner General Riah ... [Published SAnews.gov.za - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Marikana: Phiyega to testify again

JOHANNESBURG - National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega says she is expecting to be called back to testify again at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry and has vowed to tell only the truth.Two separate witnesses have told the commission they were instructed ... [Published Eye Witness News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Evidence collusion shock

This and other startling revelations emerged yesterday during Lieutenant-Colonel Salmon Vermaak's testimony at the commission that is investigating the circumstances surrounding the 44 deaths at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine during a strike by rock-drill ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Mar 26 2014]

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...We will also look at the attack on immigrant worker on the US Mexican border who are treated as 'Alien Commuters "We will investigate the labor conditions at UPS that led to the firing of 250 UPS teamster drivers in New York City and the national day of action on April 24 against Staples to stop privatization of the post office."
"HSBC expects GDP to expand by just 0.2 percent quarter on quarter in the first quarter and growth of 1.8 percent for 2014" Faulkner said
...former CEO Ryan Coetzee identified the party's dilemma correctly, when he argued that a DA leader must show that he or she cares as deeply about "delivery issues that affects black South Africans as (it does) about those issues that affect whites"
"We haven't eaten meat in a month, my children are crying for meat" she said

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Numsa calls for Zuma to resign [Published Eye Witness News - 22 hours ago]
South Africa's ANC set for two-thirds majority ... [Published EuroNews - Apr 20 2014]
South Africa's ANC set for two-thirds majority ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 20 2014]
Strike-Hit Platinum Companies Offer to Double P... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 17 2014]
FXI slams DA ad ban [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 16 2014]
Mpofu welcomes Marikana ruling on Mr X [Published SABC - Apr 16 2014]
Mr X to testify on camera at Marikana inquiry [Published SABC - Apr 15 2014]
KPFA WorkWeek on April 14, 2014 To Interview So... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Apr 13 2014]
S. Africa mining strike wears on [Published Canada Standard - Apr 12 2014]
Mines, factories depress SA outlook [Published IOL - Apr 11 2014]
Controversial SABC figure bans DA ad [Published The South African - Apr 11 2014]
The DA as an opposition: Lessons from 20yrs of ... [Published Politicsweb - Apr 10 2014]
Top Ten Most Obscure Political Parties in South... [Published The South African - Apr 09 2014]
South Africa’s ANC Says Shale-Boom Outcome Won’... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 09 2014]
Two cops make new Marikana statements [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 08 2014]
Hunger, anxiety as South African mining strike ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Apr 07 2014]
Hunger, anxiety as South African mining strike ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 06 2014]
Hunger, anxiety as South African mining strike ... [Published CNTV - Apr 06 2014]
Lonmin claims platinum workers want to end Sout... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 03 2014]
AFP - SAfrica-mining-labour-strike-Lonmin [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 03 2014]
Uncertainty on Marikana inquiry end-date [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 01 2014]
State must not intervene in workplace, says lab... [Published BDlive - Mar 31 2014]
SAPS ready to assist with upcoming elections [Published SAnews.gov.za - Mar 31 2014]
NEWS ANALYSIS: Marikana probe turns to underlyi... [Published BDlive - Mar 31 2014]
POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Zuma may respond to Nkand... [Published BDlive - Mar 31 2014]
AMCU deal imminent, but job losses inevitable [Published Mining MX - Mar 28 2014]
Marikana: Phiyega to testify again [Published Eye Witness News - Mar 28 2014]
Mark Leftly: MPs dig for the truth and prepare ... [Published The Independent - Mar 28 2014]
Mark Leftly: MPs dig for the truth and prepare ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 28 2014]
Top cop breaks ranks [Published Times Live South Africa - Mar 27 2014]
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