Lonmin improves financial position ahead of Sibanye takeover

2018-11-29 20:03

Lonmin reports improve performance in what is expected to the company last financial results ahead of its planned merger with Sibanye-Stillwater

Magara interview: Sibanye-Stillwater takeover the best for Lonmin

2018-02-06 15:47

Lonmin CEO Ben Magara says the Sibanye-Stillwater takeover of the platinum miner was the best offer to ensure its long-term sustainability

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: 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.

Lonmin CEO: Marikana a catalyst for positive change

2017-08-11 16:14

The tragedy at Marikana five years ago was a catalyst for positive change across all sectors in the South African economy, says Lonmin CEO Ben Magara.

Lonmin CEO refutes claim that miners prefer living in shacks

2016-08-19 13:42

Lonmin will investigate a statement made by its spokesperson that miners at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana would prefer to live in informal settlements.

Ben Magara: Investors need clarity about where we’re going as a country

2015-02-16 11:19

Alec Hogg has interviewed Lonmin CEO, Ben Magara at the Mining Indaba about investor confidence, the mood on the ground and what the mining industry needs in SA.

Lonmin completes BEE credits

2014-11-26 15:46

Platinum producer Lonmin has completed three deals to make up its remaining 8% black economic empowerment credits, it says.

Lonmin makes senior management changes

2014-08-04 12:15

Lonmin plans to restructure and strengthen its executive management team to streamline the business and aid in the execution of the company's strategy.

Lonmin to hit 80% of normal output soon

2014-07-25 13:30

Platinum producer Lonmin will lift production to 80% of normal levels by the end of its financial year in September as it recovers from a five-month strike.


Ben Magara: 12 600 Lonmin jobs depend on Sibanye deal

2018-05-14 16:06

Unless its transaction with Sibanye-Stillwater is completed soon, platinum miner Lonmin is set to retrench about 12 600 workers between 2018 and 2020.

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.

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.

Loss-making mines can’t drive development – Lonmin CEO

2017-08-13 21:30

While there is still a long road ahead for South Africa's mines to tackle transformation, loss-making mines can’t drive the necessary development, says Lonmin CEO Ben Magara.

Zwane used Charter to score political points - Mathunjwa

2017-08-11 15:11

Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane’s mining charter was just an effort to score political points, says AMCU president Joseph Mathunjwa.

Mining minister concerned about job cuts

2015-05-12 14:04

Minister of Mineral Resources Ngoako Ramatlhodi has expressed concerns at the rate of retrenchments in the mining industry.

Ben Magara: It’s all about the Just Do It approach

2015-01-28 14:33

Ben Magara, chief executive officer and director of Lonmin, is officially no longer a 'Davos virgin', and took out some time to have a quick chat with Alec Hogg.

Lonmin to cut R2bn of costs

2014-11-10 18:26

Lonmin says it will cut more than R2bn of costs and set a higher hurdle for new projects after being dragged into the red this year by a bruising five-month strike.

Lonmin mulls Amplats mine buy-out

2014-07-25 13:30

Lonmin is considering buying out the rest of its joint venture in the Pandora mine, one of the operations Anglo American Platinum has put up for sale.

Behind the Amcu deal

2014-07-08 10:53

The ANC was keener to avoid losing political points than resolve SA's worst strike.

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