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.

Malema in Marikana to lay charges against Ramaphosa

2015-07-03 05:19

EFF leader Julius Malema will be in Marikana to lay criminal charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for his alleged role in the violence and deaths during the strike at Lonmin's mine in 2012.

Ramaphosa won't respond to demands he face charges for Marikana

2015-07-02 19:01

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will not respond to demands that he face criminal charges for his alleged role in the deaths at Marikana, the presidency says.

We need police leaders with integrity - analyst

2015-07-02 16:19

If situations like Marikana are to be prevented in the future, South Africa needs police leaders with integrity who don't make decisions based on politics, an analyst says.

EFF to lay charges over Marikana - As it happened

2015-07-02 11:39

Get all the highlights from the EFF's media conference during which it revealed that it will be laying criminal charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, among others.

Marikana dispersal plan was rushed because of Malema - EFF

2015-07-01 19:45

The dispersal of striking mineworkers in Marikana was rushed because police had been informed that the then-head of the ANC Youth League, Julius Malema, was planning to come to the mine to address the workers, the EFF says.

Marikana miners should also be prosecuted for slain officers and guards - AfriForum

2015-06-29 17:22

AfriForum says miners involved in the killing of two police officers and two Lonmin security guards in the week before the Marikana massacre should also be prosecuted.

DA wants compensation fund for Marikana victims

2015-06-28 15:22

Parliament should be recalled this week for an urgent sitting to discuss the findings of the report on the Marikana killings, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has said.

Zuma is wrong, Farlam did not clear Mthethwa – expert

2015-06-27 10:22

President Jacob Zuma had “misrepresented” the Farlam Commission report by claiming that the former police minister, Nathi Mthethwa, had played no role in decisions leading to the Marikana massacre.


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.

Malema gets rock star welcome in Marikana

2015-07-03 14:15

Despite arriving an hour late, EFF supporters have ululated and whistled as party leader Julius Malema arrived in Marikana to press charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at local police station.

Malema to lay charges against Ramaphosa

2015-07-02 21:10

EFF leader Julius Malema intends to lay criminal charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for his alleged role in the violence and deaths at Marikana.

Malema wants transformed ICC to prosecute Ramaphosa over Marikana

2015-07-02 17:36

EFF leader Julius Malema has called for Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to be prosecuted for his role in the Marikana violence.

EFF: Ramaphosa will be prosecuted

2015-07-02 14:59

The EFF does not intend on letting Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa off the hook when it comes to Marikana, insisting that it will institute charges against him.

EFF, ISS to dissect Farlam's Marikana report

2015-07-02 05:29

The EFF and the Institute for Security Studies are due to hold separate discussions about the Marikana report.

Marikana massacre: Shame on all of us

2015-06-30 08:37

Thirty-four striking workers were killed during the Marikana Massacre. It would be unbearable if the only consequence of the were the sacking of the police commissioner, says Max du Preez

Miners criticise Marikana report's findings against Amcu

2015-06-28 16:03

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry report's has been criticised at a meeting in Wonderkop, Marikana near Rustenburg, for certain findings it made against Amcu.

Fire Mthethwa, Phiyega over Marikana - Maimane

2015-06-28 14:08

Former Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa and national police commissioner Riah Phiyega should be held accountable and fired over the Marikana killings, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says.

‘Phiyega won’t go quietly’

2015-06-27 08:21

The assumption that the potential sacking of national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega may have any effect on the police leadership throughout the country, including KwaZulu-Natal, may be a stretch, believes a KwaZulu-Natal police analyst.

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