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Lonmin maintains 3Q production improvement despite stoppages

JOHANNESBURG, July 17 – Lonmin PLC, the third largest primary platinum producer in the world, said on Monday that it had sustained improvement in mining production since March as it announced its results for the third quarter ended 30 June. The Marikana mining operations in North West, including Pandora, produced 2.7 million tonnes during the third quarter, an increase […]

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18 arrested, firearms, drugs, stolen property recovered in ‘high density disruptive operation’ by NCape cops

KURUMAN, July 16 – A police crime Intelligence-led high density disruptive operation in the John Taolo Gaetsewe policing cluster proved successful when 18 suspects were arrested, and various illegal firearms, drugs, and stolen property recovered, Northern Cape police said on Sunday. “The suspects were arrested for offences ranging from possession and dealing in drugs, to […]