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Cop admits Marikana ‘not a success’

Police interventions to curb violent striking Marikana mineworkers in August 2012 failed, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Strict cover for Marikana's Mr X

Stringent process will have to be followed at the Marikana Commission when Mr X testifies, retired judge Ian Farlam ruled.

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Marikana’s Mr X to testify in camera

A police witness, dubbed Mr X, will testify in camera, from a remote undisclosed location to the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.

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Marikana decision not documented: cop
February 11 2014 at 14:03

A decision to disarm and arrest Marikana miners in August 2012 did not warrant a diary entry, North West police chief Lt-Gen Zukiswa Mbombo said.

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Top cop quizzed over Marikana equipment
February 10 2014 at 18:51

North West police chief Lt-Gen Zukiswa Mbombo says she did not know that her charges ordered 4000 bullets during last year's strike at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana.

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Top cop admits to Marikana failure
February 6 2014 at 19:13

North West police chief Lt-Gen Zukiswa Mbombo has conceded that police intervention in a mine strike at Marikana was a failure.

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Cops differ on Marikana evidence
February 6 2014 at 18:11

North West police commissioner Lt-Gen Zukiswa Mbombo has queried evidence submitted at the Farlam Commission by her deputy.

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Doornkop mine not operational: Shabangu
February 6 2014 at 17:55

Operations at Harmony Gold's Doornkop mine will cease until it has been declared safe for employees after a fire broke out, Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu said.

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EFF blames ANC for Harmony deaths
February 6 2014 at 17:41

The ANC and mining bosses are to blame for the death of eight miners at Harmony Gold's Doornkop mine, the EFF said.

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Top cop quizzed over Marikana
February 4 2014 at 17:20

North West provincial police chief Lt-Gen Zukiswa Mbombo was questioned over her actions before the 2012 shooting at Marikana.

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Malema raised at Marikana inquiry
February 4 2014 at 13:14

Senior police officers did not want Julius Malema to address striking mineworkers as he would gain credibility, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Top cop hit out after Marikana
January 31 2014 at 15:16

North West police Air Wing Commander Salmon Vermaak criticised the police's handling of the strike at Lonmin mine, the Farlam Commission heard.

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