The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) have called for a Mine Safety Summit after another mineworker was killed at one of Sibanye-Stillwater’s operations.
Labour analyst Mamokgethi Molopyane says Sibanye-Stillwater’s Beatrix gold mine will have to justify why their backup generators did not kick-in when the electricity was off.
Family members of some trapped mine workers have arrived at the Sibanye-Stillwater Beatrix mine outside Theunissen in the Free State.
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) says they are concerned about the health of hundreds of miners who remain trapped below surface at Sibanye-Stillwater Beatrix mine near Theunissen in the Free State.
South Africa’s Sibanye-Stillwater agreed to buy troubled miner Lonmin for about 285 million pounds ($382 million) to create the world’s No. 2 platinum producer in a bid to ride out depressed prices for the metal. Sibanye, whose CEO is called “Mr Fix It” for turning his firm from a spin-off with three old mines into […]