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We are exploited, UCT cleaner insists

2015-10-06 22:05

UCT worker Thembisa Xeketwane wakes up at 04:00 every morning to ready herself for work. "I work for wages that are so little. I have to choose between paying my debt and buying food for my children," Xeketwane says.


More than 100 mine workers retrenched

2015-10-06 22:34

At least 174 workers at Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine (RBplat) in Rustenburg have been retrenched, the company says.


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