Implats: Marula strike to end

Comment on this story


LonminMine

Independent Newspapers.

Picture: Boxer Ngwenya.

Johannesburg - South Africa's Impala Platinum said on Monday that wildcat strikers at its Marula mine had indicated they would return to work on Tuesday and press their demands through “formal channels.”

Implats spokesman Johan Theron told Reuters the precise demands remained unclear.

A source from the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), the dominant union at the Marula mine, said its leaders there had been given 48 hours to vacate their offices by a “workers' committee” and faced death threats if they did not. - Reuters


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.

     

Join us on

IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks