Lonmin in a race against time

2017-11-09 15:44

As it faces razor-thin profit margins, Lonmin's share price has decreased sharply over the past week.

Lonmin hits back at calls to shut down its operations

2017-10-29 18:15

Lonmin has hit back at calls by the Mining Forum of South Africa and Bapo ba Mogale Investments to have its operating licence removed over non-compliance with its Social and Labour Plan.

Ethnic tensions brewing

2017-10-22 06:00

Mining companies are still using migrant labour, as during apartheid, causing tension with locals, claims one NGO.

Lonmin's woes make its stock the top sell call on JSE

2017-09-12 07:48

Lonmin is struggling to find admirers among analysts, who have doubled the number of sell recommendations on its Johannesburg stock in the past two years.

North West mine officials get 5 years' jail for corruption

2017-08-23 21:41

Two former employees of the Tharisa platinum mine have been sentenced to five years in prison by the Rustenburg Regional Court for corruption.

Remembering heroes

2017-08-20 06:00

Green blanket will serve as symbol for memorial project undertaken by mining company Lonmin.

Malema, Amcu at Marikana: 'We cannot heal or forget'

EFF leader Julius Malema and Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa say the 2012 Marikana massacre is no different to the 1960 Sharpeville massacre.

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'We were massacred for radical economic emancipation by the state' - Marikana miners

2017-08-16 11:16

A sea of green Amcu supporters have gathered to honour their fallen colleagues ahead of the fifth anniversary of the tragic Marikana shootings.

Lonmin: Five years after Marikana

2017-08-16 07:00

Lonmin is not the same company it was five years ago, before the Marikana massacre took place.

NPA must prosecute 2012 Marikana deaths, Amnesty says

2017-08-15 08:51

Amnesty International has urged authorities to move forward with prosecutions over the killing by police of 34 people in a single day at Lonmin’s Marikana platinum operations five years ago.


JSE gains as rand falls on dollar rally

2017-11-03 18:49

The JSE All-Share index closed the day 0.52% firmer, matched by the blue-chip JSE Top-40 index which gained 0.67%.

Over 1 100 Lonmin workers could be retrenched before Christmas

2017-10-24 07:48

Lonmin plans to retrench 1 139 workers before Christmas, said trade union Solidarity, which will embark on a negotiation process with the platinum miner.

Lonmin said to breach social plan needed for mining license

2017-09-15 16:43

Lonmin has been given a deadline by authorities to fix non-compliant parts of its social labour plan or risk having its mining right suspended.

Marikana: We need closure now

2017-09-03 06:02

The legacy of the massacre will continue to haunt us as long as justice for those affected remains elusive and those responsible are not brought to book, writes Koketso Mometi.

Marikana: The wounds that will not heal

2017-08-20 06:02

Silent but bitter rifts have deepened between the widows and relatives of the 46 victims of the Marikana tragedy.

Marikana massacre no different to Sharpeville massacre - Amcu

2017-08-16 22:48

The President of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) Joseph Mathunjwa says the 2012 Marikana massacre is no different to the 1960 Sharpeville massacre.

INFOGRAPHIC: The face of Lonmin 5 years after Marikana

2017-08-16 19:43

Lonmin is not the same company it was five years ago, before the Marikana massacre took place. Fin24 highlights what has changed.

Marikana memories: 'Miners fell like scattered clothes'

Wednesday marks the fifth anniversary of the Marikana massacre, where 34 miners were killed by police during a wildcat strike in the platinum belt outside Rustenburg in the North West.

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The spectre of Marikana still looms large

2017-08-16 05:00

Five years after the bloody Marikana massacre, calls for justice for not just the victims' families but for mining communities generally will only grow louder, says Terry Bell.

Lonmin gives in to Amcu at Marikana

2017-08-13 06:03

After four years of trying, the Association of Mining and Construction Union (Amcu) has finally succeeded in getting minority unions derecognised at Lonmin and stripped of their already limited organisational rights.

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