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NUM “angry and concerned” about mineworkers deaths at Sibanye

JOHANNESBURG, June 12- The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Monday that it was “angry and concerned” at the rate at which mining incidents were happening at Sibanye Stillwater’s operations. This comes after Sibanye confirmed that three miner workers died and two others remain trapped at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Kloof Ikamva Shaft near Westonaria, South-West of […]

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NUM members down tools over wages at Idwala Carbonates in KZN

JOHANNESBURG, March 12 – The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in Kwazulu-Natal said on Monday that its members have gone on strike at Idwala Carbonates in Port Shepstone, South of KwaZulu-Natal, after a deadlock in wage negotiations. The operation mines a deposit of scarce, white calcitic and dolomitic limestone which then goes through various processes of quarrying, […]