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Mpembeni lives in fear of assassins
Mpembeni lives in fear of assassins
Two activists have been murdered at Mpembeni near Richards Bay on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast in a spate of apparent assassinations, which...
Succession fight seeks royal solution
Succession fight seeks royal solution
Delicate behind-the-scenes talks may result in the decade-long court dispute over the Mbuyazi chieftainship being resolved out of court in the next...
Our cup runneth over, Zwane tells mining indaba
Our cup runneth over, Zwane tells mining indaba
Recent economic growth driven by 8.2% and 6.6% growth in the mining sector during last year's second and third quarters respectively, has helped...
Lives in limbo over leadership row
Lives in limbo over leadership row
The Mbuyazi community at KwaMbonambi near Richards Bay is likely to go into the new year without a sitting inkosi — and without more than...
Dreams turn to dust for Mozambicans moved for Vale pit
Dreams turn to dust for Mozambicans moved for Vale pit
Under a lone baobab tree, a group of Mozambican men tell of their struggles in a new settlement, having been moved from their village to make way...
Kumba first-half profit falls 16% as iron-ore prices slump
Kumba first-half profit falls 16% as iron-ore prices slump
Kumba Iron Ore, the Anglo American unit that owns Africa's largest mine for the steelmaking ingredient, said first-half profit fell 16% after...
Cancers fell nuclear ore miners
Cancers fell nuclear ore miners
Miners who dug uranium ore that supplied the British and United States military with the raw material for bombs and civil nuclear power in the...
NUM marches over ill-treatment of overseas Rio Tinto miners
NUM marches over ill-treatment of overseas Rio Tinto miners
Around 200 National Union of Mineworkers? (NUM) members marched to the Mining Indaba in Cape Town on Thursday to protest against the alleged...
Zimbabwe proposes 25% mine royalties for sovereign wealth fund
Zimbabwe proposes 25% mine royalties for sovereign wealth fund
Zimbabwe’s planned sovereign wealth fund will receive a quarter of mining royalties under a Bill proposed by the government, advancing a...
Rio Tinto suspends exports from Moz after sabotage threats
Rio Tinto suspends exports from Moz after sabotage threats
The mining giant has suspended coal exports from Tete province due to security concerns after threats by the opposition Renamo party to...
Rio Tinto to keep diamond unit after scrapping sale plans
Rio Tinto to keep diamond unit after scrapping sale plans
“It is clear the best path to generate maximum value for our shareholders is to retain these businesses,” Rio Tinto Diamonds &...
Mega-miner deal set to close soon
Mega-miner deal set to close soon
This is according to a competition expert.

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