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Amcu boss wanted bargaining seat: Lonmin
September 11 2014 at 17:47

Joseph Mathunjwa offered to call off the strike in exchange for a seat on the Lonmin negotiation table, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Police's role at Marikana questioned
September 11 2014 at 12:53

The police's role in the days before the shooting of 34 Marikana miners was in the spotlight at the Farlam Commission.

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Lonmin admits exerting political pressure
September 11 2014 at 07:42

A senior Lonmin employee said he had wanted Cyril Ramaphosa to influence politicians to intervene during the strike at Marikana in August 2012

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‘I can’t remember Marikana plan’
September 11 2014 at 05:20

National police commissioner General Riah Phiyega cannot remember the details of the plan to disarm Marikana miners, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard yesterday.

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Lonmin man admits connection to deaths
September 10 2014 at 21:43

A senior Lonmin employee admitted to the Farlam Commission that he was causally connected to the deaths of 44 people in Marikana.

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Job losses concern NUM
September 10 2014 at 19:08

Job losses in the mining and construction industries are worrying, the National Union of Mineworkers said.

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Lonmin admits political pressure
September 10 2014 at 18:54

A Lonmin bigwig admitted that he wanted Cyril Ramaphosa to influence politicians to intervene during the Marikana strike.

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Less lethal guns on way: Phiyega
September 10 2014 at 15:33

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega was questioned about the use of the deadly R5 assault rifles in public order management.

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Spotlight on Phiyega over Marikana details
September 10 2014 at 13:10

Riah Phiyega cannot remember the details of the plan to disarm Marikana miners, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Phiyega back at Farlam Commission
September 10 2014 at 05:07

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega is expected back at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry

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Lonmin reckless at Marikana: evidence leader
September 9 2014 at 17:29

Lonmin acted irresponsibly in the period leading up to the 2012 shooting of its employees, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Marikana in loco inspection called off
September 9 2014 at 13:25

Farlam’s ruling followed an altercation in which the miners shouted obscenities at a woman wearing a red National Union of Mineworkers T-shirt

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Farlam inquiry accused of NUM alignment
September 9 2014 at 11:53

Ian Farlam cancelled Marikana inspection because of security concerns as miners labelled them “NUM people”.

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Marikana site inspection cancelled
September 8 2014 at 16:58

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry's inspection in loco was abruptly called off due to security concerns.

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Insults at Marikana inspection
September 8 2014 at 14:54

Retired judge Ian Farlam intervened when miners shouted obscenities at a woman wearing NUM T-shirt when she joined the inquiry.

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