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‘No point in questioning witness’

A lawyer for the SA Police Service abandoned his cross-examination of Xolani Nzuza, one of the strike leaders at Marikana in 2012.

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Strike leader denies Marikana threats

A leader during the Lonmin strike at Marikana in 2012 knew nothing about workers being threatened, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Strike leader unapologetic over deaths

There is no need to apologise to the families of Lonmin workers killed at Marikana, one of the strike's leaders told the Farlam Commission.

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Protect Marikana miners: Nactu
July 24 2014 at 20:34

The National Council of Trade Unions called for miners implicated in the Marikana killings during the platinum sector strike in 2012 to be protected by police.

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Lonmin security plan criticised
July 24 2014 at 20:11

Deploying a few Lonmin security guards against thousands of protesting miners was foolish, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Lonmin guards recall taunting, menace
July 24 2014 at 17:01

The attitude of striking mineworkers changed significantly in the days leading up to clashes between protesters and police in Marikana, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Medics afraid after Marikana clashes
July 24 2014 at 12:28

Netcare paramedics had to be escorted by armed guards after clashes in Marikana, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Lonmin guards tell of car trouble
July 23 2014 at 18:28

The car of two Lonmin mine security guards would not start during an attack from armed, protesting mineworkers, the Farlam Commission heard.

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No sense in approaching strikers: Lonmin
July 23 2014 at 16:15

It was irrational for Lonmin mine management to visit the hill where thousands of striking miners were gathered in Marikana, an inquiry has heard.

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Amcu ‘horrified’ by murder in Marikana
July 23 2014 at 13:10

Amcu has expressed shock at the murder of one of its senior officials Bongani “Bhayi” Mehlonkomo in Marikana.

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Marikana on edge after another murder
July 23 2014 at 11:57

Bongani “Bhayi” Mehlonkomo was walking home when occupants of a car opened fire and killed him, North West police said.

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Lonmin exec expected at Marikana inquiry
July 23 2014 at 06:36

Lonmin executive Michael da Costa is expected to give evidence at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry in Pretoria.

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Mr X off sick
July 22 2014 at 16:57

Proceedings at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry were postponed after police witness, known only as “Mr X”, fell ill.

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