Phiyega shouldn't be Marikana scapegoat - DA

2015-08-22 13:12

National police commissioner, Riah Phiyega should not go down alone for the events that unfolded in Marikana three years ago, the Democratic Alliance says.

Marikana cops must be suspended - Amnesty

2015-08-14 12:17

President Jacob Zuma must suspend all members of the SA Police Service implicated in the Marikana shooting immediately, pending further investigations, human rights group Amnesty International says.

Marikana report a 'bloodwash' needing review - Amcu

2015-08-13 13:04

The Association of Mining and Construction Union wants the report by the Marikana commission of inquiry reviewed, calling it a 'bloodwash'.

Marikana families sue police minister

2015-08-11 21:12

Families of the 37 mineworkers killed in Marikana are taking on Police MInister Nathi Nhleko in court.

Marikana widows will spend Women's Day mourning - Holomisa

2015-08-09 15:44

The women of Marikana will be mourning their loved ones instead of celebrating Women's Day, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has said.

Fire Phiyega - DA

2015-08-02 14:31

The Democratic Alliance has called on President Jacob Zuma to fire police commissioner Riah Phiyega for her conduct at Marikana.

Marikana findings: Phiyega remains mum

2015-08-01 08:37

National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega has failed to respond to the outcomes of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry by the deadline set by President Jacob Zuma, the Presidency says.

Phiyega breaks her silence on the Farlam report

2015-07-26 22:01

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has broken her silence on the findings of the Farlam Commission of Inquiry into the deaths of 34 striking miners at Marikana, saying she strongly disagrees with some of them.

Phiyega dodges questions about Marikana report

2015-07-09 16:14

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has dodged questions about the Marikana report released by President Jacob Zuma last month.

Marikana inquiry cost R153m - report

2015-07-05 10:12

The Marikana inquiry into the killing of 34 mineworkers in 2012 cost a total of R153 million, the justice department has confirmed.


Zuma 'outraged' over attack on Marikana judge

2015-08-17 14:08

President Jacob Zuma has expressed his "shock and outrage" at criticism from Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza against Judge Ian Farlam, who led the inquiry into the Marikana shootings.

Farlam Commission passed buck - Maimane

2015-08-13 19:27

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has accused the Farlam Commission of "passing the buck", while EFF leader Julius Malema has labelled the shootings "premeditated murder".

Amcu to launch Marikana families campaign

2015-08-13 07:10

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is expected to launch a fundraising campaign for the families of mineworkers killed at Marikana.

Zuma attending to Phiyega's response on fitness to hold office

2015-08-11 18:50

President Jacob Zuma is dealing with national police commissioner Riah Phiyega's submissions on why she should keep her job, he has said.

Here's why Phiyega must go - DA to Zuma

2015-08-04 15:38

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega is unfit to hold office because she did not ensure policing at Marikana was impartial and unbiased, the Democratic Alliance has submitted to the President.

Marikana findings: Phiyega replies to Zuma

2015-08-01 10:59

The Presidency has confirmed that National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega submitted her response to the findings of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry an hour before deadline.

No clarity on Phiyega's response to Zuma

2015-07-31 20:00

Neither the police nor the presidency can say whether police commissioner Riah Phiyega has written to President Jacob Zuma explaining why she should keep her job.

Phiyega getting ready to go - report

2015-07-13 10:41

National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega has apparently already put out feelers about retiring “honourably” from her position.

Marikana miners face arrest

2015-07-05 15:00

North West police are allegedly combing through dockets involving at least 13 Marikana mine workers with the intention of rearresting them for murders that took place before the August 16 massacre.

EFF lays murder charges against Ramaphosa

2015-07-03 16:17

The EFF has laid criminal charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and five others at the Marikana police station near Rustenburg.

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