South Africa's Lonmin Miners Reject Wage Offer

Lonmin miners rejected a wage offer terming it as "very far" from worker demands. As strike action spreads in the mining sector, the government has warned strikers to stop violent protests, or face the full might of the law.

  • South Africa:  Lonmin Offer 'Very Far' From Worker Demands

    South African Press Association, 14 September 2012

    Lonmin has offered striking workers a R900 increase to R5500 a month for entry-level workers, "very far" from their demand of R12,500, National Union of Mineworkers general ... read more »

Striking mineworkers at Gold Fields on Thursday, 13 September 2012.