miners

Suffering litigants rejoice over mining houses’ R5-billion silicosis settlement

Lucas Ledwaba

Mthobeli Gangatha has learnt to accept that nothing, not even part of the R5-billion settlement announced by lawyers, will ever reverse his condition


All 955 miners trapped underground in a Sibanye mine have resurface unharmed

Agency

The miners were stuck in the Beatrix gold mine, in the town of Theunissen near the city of Welkom, for around 30 hours after a massive power outage


Marikana then and now — a tragedy that keeps unfolding

Niren Tolsi

The victims’ families nurse their pain away from the public gaze; officials and politicians grab the limelight and shape the narrative


At least R255m in mine workers' cash lost in Amplats pension scam

News24 Wire

Investment company claims to own properties it has no rights on in attempt to cover up loss.


Gold industry's appeal in miners' silicosis class action is shameful

Widows and children stand to inherit damage claims from the mining industry, but their decision to appeal doesn't bode well.