Zuma shows contempt for Marikana miners - lawyer

2015-05-26 17:54

President Jacob Zuma has shown contempt for the mineworkers arrested and injured during the Marikana shooting by telling Parliament before responding to them about the release of the inquiry's report, a lawyer for the group says.

Protesters demand Marikana report as Ramaphosa speaks at a dinner

2015-05-15 19:51

Protesters demanding the Marikana report have allegedly stormed a dinner in Johannesburg where Deputy President Cyril Ramphosa was speaking.

ConCourt to hear Marikana funding application

2015-05-13 21:23

The Constitutional Court will hear an application for leave to appeal a ruling which compelled Legal Aid SA to fund the legal representatives of miners at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.

Cele: Make Marikana inquiry findings public

2015-04-24 07:29

Former police commissioner Bheki Cele says the Farlam Commission of Inquiry's findings into the Marikana shooting should be released.

EFF wins Marikana fair comment case

2015-04-15 11:05

The Western Cape High Court has ruled that it was fair comment by the EFF to say the ANC government killed people in Marikana.

Foul play suspected after Marikana cop stabbed to death

2015-04-04 15:58

The SA police Union suspects that foul play may have been involved in the murder of Gauteng public order policing head Colonel David Hlanganani Makhubela, who previously provided a statement to the Marikana commission of inquiry.

Doctors shocked by Basson's Marikana remarks

2015-01-19 14:47

Medical practitioners were shocked by remarks by apartheid-era chemical warfare expert Dr Wouter Basson about labour unrest at Marikana platinum mine in the North West, the HPCSA has heard.

‘Little has changed since Marikana’

2014-11-18 13:19

Very little has changed in the mining industry since the events at Marikana in August 2012, the Bench Marks Foundation says.

Consensus needed on public order, inquiry hears

2014-11-14 13:35

SA needs to develop a universally accepted notion of what constitutes appropriate forms of public protest, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard on its final day of public hearings.

Lawyer reminds Farlam of his limits

2014-11-13 17:40

The outcome of the Farlam Commission of Inquiry will have several limitations because it is not a court of law, Ishmael Semenya SC, for the SA Police Service, says.


Marikana miners go to court to force Zuma to release report

2015-05-25 08:31

The workers injured and arrested in the Marikana shooting, their families, and labour union Amcu, are to approach the courts to force President Jacob Zuma to release the Marikana report.

Zuma will not engage with Marikana 'street talk'

2015-05-14 18:31

President Jacob Zuma has told Parliament he will only deal with the findings and recommendations of the official Marikana report and not "loose talk in the street".

President 'not ready yet' to release Marikana report

2015-05-10 14:52

President Jacob Zuma is still processing the Marikana Commission report and will release it publicly 'in due course', the Presidency says.

Court ruling shows EFF has 'superior knowledge'

2015-04-15 14:50

The EFF’s victory in the Western Cape High Court proves that the party has a “superior” understanding of the rules of Parliament, the party says.

Riah Phiyega faces the axe

2015-04-05 15:48

National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega is against the ropes - she’s facing recommendations from four reports that say she should face charges or “remedial action”.

Zuma receives official Marikana report

2015-03-31 18:35

The presidency has received the report by the Farlam Commission of Inquiry into the violence at Marikana, it says.

Modise's Marikana order unlawful - Malema lawyer

2014-11-24 20:20

Counsel for EFF leader Julius Malema has argued that his eviction from Parliament by Thandi Modise for saying the ANC "murdered" miners at Marikana is unlawful.

Marikana hearings conclude after 300 days

2014-11-14 17:25

The public hearings of the commission of inquiry into the events at Marikana, near Rustenburg in North West, in August 2012 have closed after a sitting lasting 300 days.

Semenya: Marikana protesters' action treasonous

2014-11-13 21:06

An attack on police officers by protesting Lonmin miners at Marikana was tantamount to treason, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Nothing wrong with Ramaphosa's calls - lawyer

2014-11-13 14:18

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa did nothing wrong when he phoned former police minister Nathi Mthethwa for police intervention at Marikana, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.

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