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Guard defends Marikana inaction

Lonmin security guards did not assist protesting Marikana miners attacked by National Union of Mineworkers members in 2012, an inquiry heard.

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Marikana miners were unstoppable: guard

It was impossible for Lonmin guards to stop 3000 miners heading for the NUM offices, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Lonmin guards fled miners

Lonmin security guards almost crashed their cars trying to flee protesting miners, the Farlam Commission heard.

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‘Exhausted’ Mr X wants a break
July 3 2014 at 17:12

A police witness, only identified as “Mr X”, has asked the Farlam Commission of Inquiry to give him a break as he is mentally exhausted.

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Platinum strike impact disasterous:SACP
July 3 2014 at 14:00

Platinum mineworkers will never recover from the five-month strike in the platinum mining sector, SACP boss Blade Nzimande said.

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Miners weren’t allowed to bath, commission hears
July 3 2014 at 12:36

“After having used the muti, we were told not to bath. We were told to go for seven days without bathing.”

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Effect of Numsa strike not known yet
July 2 2014 at 18:31

The economic fallout of the strike by Numsa workers cannot be quantified yet, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said.

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Marikana mystery man’s credibility questioned
July 1 2014 at 18:31

Phone records indicate that police witness “Mr X”, is falsifying evidence, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Mr X quizzed on Amcu boss’s visit
July 1 2014 at 16:57

A police witness was confronted at the Marikana inquiry regarding his evidence that Amcu leader Joseph Mathunjwa addressed strikers.

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Muti works, witness tells commission
July 1 2014 at 11:04

Muti used by striking miners was rendered ineffective because one of the strikers killed a hare, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Amcu aimed to wipe out NUM: witness
June 30 2014 at 20:07

A mystery witness told the Marikana inquiry that he overheard Amcu president Joseph Mathunjwa say the NUM had to be killed for strikers to get their way.

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Zuma extends Marikana inquiry
June 30 2014 at 16:35

President Jacob Zuma has again extended the Farlam Commission of Inquiry's probe into the August 2012 Marikana shootings.

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Suspected spy killed at Marikana
June 30 2014 at 15:11

A man believed to be a spy was shot dead by strikers during the violent strike at Lonmin, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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