Lonmin calls report on ''Marikana massacre'' a ''vital'' step in healing

South African platinum producer Lonmin on Thursday called the findings of an investigation into a 2012 police killing of 34 miners near its mine a "vital step in the healing process."

Jun 26, 2015, 01:49 AM IST

Glencore to spin off stake in platinum producer Lonmin

Mining and commodities giant Glencore on Wednesday announced plans to unload its 23.9 percent stake in South African platinum producer Lonmin and distribute the shares to its own shareholders.

Feb 11, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

S Africa: Possible deal reached to end mine strike

A deal to end South Africa`s longest mining strike has been reached in "principle" between three platinum-producing companies and leaders of a union representing tens of thousands of miners, the companies said today.

Jun 12, 2014, 22:04 PM IST

Striking S African miners threaten to kill colleagues

The striking miners gave working colleagues a deadline of 1 pm local time to leave the Karee mine, or face deadly retribution.

Sep 06, 2012, 12:45 PM IST

S Africa: Murder charges against miners withdrawn

The National Prosecuting Authority said that it would lay murder charges against the miners once all investigations into the matter are completed.

Sep 03, 2012, 13:01 PM IST

S Africa police `killed 34 miners`; Zuma orders inquiry

South African President Zuma announces inquiry into deaths of 34 miners killed by police at Lonmin`s mine.

Aug 17, 2012, 14:05 PM IST

S Africa police shoot striking miners, many dead

South Africa police moved in on striking workers who gathered on a rocky outcropping near the Lonmin PLC mine.

Aug 16, 2012, 22:21 PM IST

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