Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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An unattended explosive caused panic when it detonated during a police raid on illegal miners in Matholeville, Roodepoort. No one was injured.
Matholeville residents are concerned that illegal mining in their area will collapse their houses
Instead of demonising so-called illegal workers, unions should organise them and fight for their rights under the constitution and labour laws, says Patrick Craven.
Njabulo Sibanda, who was not a zama zama, died saving his friends.
Illegal miners were trapped underground on Monday after a rescue operation was halted.
South Africa is probing a potential catastrophe lurking beneath its richest city.
Illegal mining continues apace and stakeholders should consider solutions to prevent the negative impacts of this desperate activity.
Desperate Louisville community members in Mpumalanga have turned to illegal mine workers to retrieve the remains of three Lily Gold Mine workers trapped underground inside a metal container office since February.
Twenty-two volunteer rescue workers had to endure a long night as they miraculously retrieved the bodies of the last two miners that were still trapped underground at the Langlaagte mine. Watch.
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