Hundreds of mine workers are staging a sit-in underground at the Impala mine in Rusternburg in the North West.
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) president, Joseph Mathunjwa, has accused the African National Congress (ANC) of being captured by white monopoly capital.
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa has hinted that he might form a political party if the ANC decides to deregister the union.
The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) has expressed disappointment at unions not being further united in their fight for workers’ rights – post the Marikana tragedy.
Mining firm Sibanye-Stillwater is currently involved in several activities to assist families of those killed in the Marikana tragedy in August 2012.