Ten points about ‘illegal’ mining

1st Aug 2023 David van Wyk 0

The public discourse on ‘illegal’ mining or zama-zamas has reached fever pitch with communities on Johannesburg’s west rand erupting in protest this week against the violence of zama-zama gangs. Here, David van Wyk explores ten points to get behind this ‘confusion’ or lack of critical thinking.

Nehawu strike comes to an end

16th Mar 2023 Ramatamo Sehoai 0

The union has hailed the strike as a success for forcing the government back into the bargaining council and securing gains for their members before this year’s wage negotiations even begin.