Lonmin Nominated as World's Worst Company


Environmental organisation groundWork has nominated Lonmin as one of the world's worst companies of 2012. An inquiry is still under way after 34 miners were shot dead when police opened fire on the striking miners at Marikana's Lonmin mines in August last year.
  • South Africa:  Lonmin Nominated for Worst Company

    South African Press Association, 4 January 2013

    Lonmin has been nominated as one of the world's worst companies of 2012, environmental organisation groundWork said on Friday. read more »

Police at Lonmin's troubled Marikana mine in the North West, Tuesday, 14 August 2012

  • South Africa:  Lessons Learned From Marikana - Police Expert

    South African Press Association, 14 December 2012

    Weaknesses identified in the operation that resulted in the deaths of 34 striking miners at Marikana would provide lessons to help avoid similar failings in future operations, a ... read more »

Police on standby at Lonmin's troubled Marikana mine in the North West on 14 August 2012.

InFocus