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Nine illegal Zim miners die after mine collapse

At least nine illegal miners have been killed at a mine owned by unlisted London-headquartered Metallon Corporation, north of the capital Harare in Zimbabwe....

Former mine workers demand mine to reopen

The community members have been camping outside the Lily Mine, in Mpumalanga, demanding that the new owners resume business and employ them. The gold mine...

1800 mine workers trapped underground says Sibanye

1800 miners are trapped underground at Sibanye-Stillwater mine, at their Thembelani shaft after rails used to transport workers fell. This was confirmed by Sibanye, and...

Faulty generators complicated rescue operations at Gloria coal mine

Faulty generators complicated the rescue and recovery operations at Gloria coal mine in Mpumalanga. Generators that supply power to ventilators underground went down. As it...

Ikemeleng unemployed claim jobs at Kroondal mine

On Monday, February 18, the unemployed at Ikemeleng in Kroondal near Rustenburg staged a protest at the Kroondal mine. The citizens expressed concern over...

The number of victims at the Gloria mine has increased to...

The local authorities confirmed that the death toll from the gas explosion at the coal mine in Gloria has increased to 13. It is...

Two miners shot dead in Welkom

The Free State Police Department confirmed the murder of two miners in Welkom. The workers are known to have been shot dead at Welkom...

Minister Radebe urged mining industry to move towards energy efficient measures

South African Energy Minister Jeff Radebe called on the mining industry to move towards energy efficient measures and take the path of sustainable development. According to...

Industrial Group: Mortality numbers coming down in SA mines

On Monday, February 4, the mining industry experts have announced the assessment results of the death toll among mineworkers. As stated by the South African...

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