Efforts continue to bring to surface three miners still trapped at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Driefontein mine in Carletonville West of Johannesburg. Four mineworkers died following a rockfall at the mine yesterday which trapped 13 workers. Six are in hospital. Unions are accusing mine management that they are putting profit before workers safety. AMCU leader is Joseph Mathunjwa. […]
The National Minimum Wage dominated the National Council of Trade Unions Workers Day celebrations.
Thousands of mine-workers across the country remain divided on whether to form part of today’s (Tuesday) Worker’s Day celebrations, or not.
Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union President Joseph Mathunjwa says President Cyril Ramaphosa’s recent announcement on Marikana was aimed at undermining the union.
The march by the Association for Mining and Construction Union to the Union Buildings has been marred by Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe’s decision to leave the venue without receiving the union’s memorandum of demands.