Marikana miner testifies about traumatic call

2014-08-27 12:46

The mineworker who called Bishop Johannes Seoka to say his colleagues were being killed at Marikana has testified at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.

NUM pulls out of Marikana commemoration

2013-08-15 18:13

The National Union of Mineworkers says it will not take part in the Marikana commemorations.

Bishop: Make Marikana hilltop a monument

2012-11-23 15:37

The hilltop in Marikana where 34 people were shot by police on August 16 should be declared a monument, says SA Council of Churches president Johannes Seoka.

Missing Marikana footage 'puzzling'

2012-11-22 22:26

It is puzzling that the police did not record key moments of violence at Lonmin's mine in North West, Pretoria Anglican bishop Johannes Seoka has told the Farlam Commission.

Police can't be trusted - bishop

2012-11-14 22:19

South African police cannot be trusted, Pretoria's Anglican bishop Johannes Seoka has told the Farlam Commission.

Bishop haunted by Marikana phonecall

2012-11-14 16:40

Reverend Johannes Seoka, the Anglican bishop of Pretoria, is haunted by a telephone call he received from a protester during the shooting which left 34 striking miners dead near Lonmin's Marikana Mine.


NUM: Marikana commemoration hijacked

2013-08-16 09:50

The event to commemorate the Marikana massacre has been hijacked and the programme is filled with opposition political parties, says NUM.

Cops provoked Marikana miners

2013-04-02 14:04

Crowd-control experts would testify that police conduct had provoked striking Marikana miners, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Bishop apologises for cop remarks

2012-11-23 13:06

The SA Council of Churches (SACC) president has apologised for his remarks that police officers could not be trusted.

Pretoria bishop sticks to police comments

2012-11-22 18:35

Pretoria Anglican bishop Johannes Seoka has declined to withdraw remarks to the Farlam commission that police officers could not be trusted.

Miners don't believe in muti - bishop

2012-11-14 21:41

Claims that protesters believed muti would protect them from being shot by police are unfounded, the Anglican bishop of Pretoria has told the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.

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