Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has again criticised the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.
The Presidency says it has noted plans by some in the political circles to lay charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Marikana Commission Chairperson, Judge Ian Farlam released the findings and recommendations of the commission.
Head of Governance, Crime and Justice at the ISS, Gareth Newham, says the release of the Marikana report by the Farlam Commission of Inquiry to the public will help bring closure.
A documentary on Marikana titled “Strike a Rock” aired on Thursday night in Maboneng, Johannesburg.
There’s fresh hope for accountability on some of the deaths of 34 mine workers killed by police in Marikana, in August 2012.
The defence team in the Marikana trial have successfully argued for the state, to reveal details of dockets of the two scenes where 34 mine-workers were shot and killed in August 2012.
Nine senior police officers are expected to appear in the Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court on Thursday to face charges relating to the killing of mineworkers in Marikana near Rustenburg, North West in 2012.
Three years after the Marikana massacre, we take a look back at what happened and the events that have since transpired.
President Jacob Zuma will study the response of National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega’s regarding the Farlam Commission findings.