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NUM, AngloGold agree on Kopanang payouts 2017-09-24 [City Press]

Our people are being killed apartheid-era style – AMCU 2017-09-24 [The Citizen/ANA]

SAFTU condemns possible jobs cuts at Implats 2017-09-19 [Eyewitness News]

Rockfall kills two miners at Impala Platinum’s Rustenburg mine 2017-09-19 [News24]

Amcu member killed, one injured in Rustenburg 2017-09-19 [The Citizen/ANA]

Workers at Gupta-owned mines protest at banks that will shut Gupta accounts 2017-09-19 [Business Day]

Impala Platinum puts a number on first round of job cuts 2017-09-18 [Business Day]

Gupta mine is hell, says workers as they prepare to march 2017-09-14 [Fin24]

Amcu official gunned down at Rustenburg mine 2017-09-13 [IOL/ANA]

NUM vs NUM: Union members clash in Stilfontein at election meeting 2017-09-06 [Mail & Guardian]

Mahumapelo intends to extend an olive branch to Mathunjwa over Marikana 2017-09-04 [eNCA]

Salary and wage demands by SAMWU submitted to Magalies Water 2017-08-29 [Business Report]

Miners’ union hits out after thugs firebomb homes 2017-08-25 [Morning Star]

Two Amcu leaders assassinated in Marikana over graft 2017-08-21 [The Star]

Num leader gunned down in Marikana 2017-08-17 [City Press]

Five years on: Marikana residents still live in dire conditions 2017-08-16 [News24]

Province plans to commemorate Marikana massacre in September 2017-08-15 [Eyewitness News]

Lonmin to reveal plans for Marikana memorial 2017-08-15 [iafrica.com]

Marikana workers reap fruit of bitter sacrifice 2017-08-13 [Sunday Times]

COSATU fully supports SACCAWUin their fight for the reinstatement of the dismissed Sun City workers who exposed the exploitative and racist Guptas 2017-08-01 [COSATU]

NUM saddened by death of mineworkers at Tau Lekoa Mine 2017-07-25 [The Independent]

Zwane to visit Tau-Lekoa mine after a seismic incident 2017-07-24 [SABC]

Nehawu suspends strike 2017-07-10 [The Citizen]

March to Stock Exchange: hundreds disperse, call for dismissal of mining bosses 2017-06-28 [Eyewitness News]

NUM condemns Floxy Four mine illegal night mining 2016-11-13 [COSATU]

NUM is shocked that Lonminhas been paying monthly salaries to a convicted murderer despite being in prison 2016-11-10 [COSATU]

Mine housing: More than bricks and mortar 2016-09-16 [The Mail]

Cosatu North West supports NUM wage strike at Mmabatho Crushers 2016-08-23 [COSATU]

Miners detained during Marikana strike to be paid 2016-08-19 [Business Day]

Marikana miner: We won't forgive and forget 2016-08-16 [The Independent]

Marikana stage set for commemorations 2016-08-16 [The Citizen]

Miners and community members will gather in Marikana to remember those who died fighting for a living wage. 2016-08-16 [Eyewitness News]

Marikana Massacre: Prompting the Longest Strike in the Country’s Mining History 2016-08-16 [Counter Punch]

Marikana: Still waiting for an apology 2016-08-15 [Jacaranda FM]

Marikana: 4 years later, little has changed 2016-08-15 [The Independent]

Cosatu Deputy-General Secretary to visit farm workers that were denied their right to vote in Skerpoort 2016-08-05 [COSATU]

Amcu, Lonmin hope to avoid strike when wage talks resume 2016-07-15 [Eyewitness News]

Cosatu North West media statement on attitude displayed by LAFRAGE HOLCIMCement in Lichtenberg towards NUM members 2016-07-15 [COSATU]

Mmabana Arts –Culture Foundation workers down tools 2016-06-04 [SABC]

DENOSA North West outraged by divulging nurses who exposed bogus doctor 2016-05-27 [DENOSA]

Sibanye Gold gets court order to stop strike 2016-05-28 [Reuters]

Cosatu North West ready for May Day celebrations 2016-05-02 [COSATU]

Cosatu backs health workers strike 2016-04-05 [The Independent]

Community health workers in North West go on strike 2016-03-08 [SABC]

NWU Potchefstroom Workers embark on strike 2016-02-29 [SABC]

Water Glen Poultry farm continues to exploit workers 2015-11-16 [COSATU]

Marikana: Countdown to disaster 2015-08-16 [News 24]

Former mine workers forced to eat cats and rats to survive 2015-08-13 [The Citizen]

Remembering Marikana: Three years on 2015-08-12 [The Mail and Guardian]

COSATU North West calls for an end to women abuse at workplaces on Women’s Month 2015-08-12 [COSATU]

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