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‘SA need consensus on public order’

SA needs a universally accepted notion of what constitutes appropriate forms of protest, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Marikana hearings end

The public hearings of the commission of inquiry into the events at Marikana in August 2012 closed after a sitting lasting 300 days.

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Marikana strikers’ actions ‘treasonous’

An attack on police officers by protesting Lonmin miners at Marikana was tantamount to treason, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Shabangu: Ramaphosa never influenced me
August 26 2014 at 15:03

Former minister Susan Shabangu denied that Cyril Ramaphosa influenced her into referring to the Marikana unrest as a “criminal act”.

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Ex-minister blames Lonmin for Marikana
August 26 2014 at 18:58

Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu accused platinum miner Lonmin of being responsible for the problems at Marikana.

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Lonmin wanted to divide and rule: Shabangu
August 26 2014 at 14:45

Platinum miner Lonmin used divide-and-rule tactics on its workers, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Shabangu rejects 'criminal act' claim
August 26 2014 at 11:57

Former minister Susan Shabangu did not call the Marikana unrest a "criminal act", the Farlam Commission heard.

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Shabangu can’t account for Marikana statement
August 26 2014 at 11:39

Ex-mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu has failed to account for a statement about the unrest in Marikana in August 2012.

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Miner denies Marikana death
August 25 2014 at 19:25

One of the men who led the strike at Lonmin's platinum mine in August 2012 denied that he played any part in the fatal attacks that occurred.

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Miner: Lonmin did not care
August 25 2014 at 15:19

A mineworker has said that the violence at Lonmin’s platinum mine in Marikana occurred because the mine bosses did not care.

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Shot Marikana miners compile affidavits
August 25 2014 at 12:49

Three Lonmin mineworkers reportedly shot by police while surrendering have compiled affidavits to attest to this, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Charges dropped against Marikana miners
August 20 2014 at 15:16

Charges against 279 miners who were arrested during the August 2012 unrest in Marikana have been dropped.

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‘Marikana causes need separate inquiry’
August 19 2014 at 19:09

If justice is to be done to the issue of the underlying causes of the Marikana unrest then a separate inquiry must be done, Dali Mpofu has said.

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