llegal Mining Activities a 'Serious Concern' - South African Govt

The Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources has stated that strengthening legislation is necessary in addressing illegal mining activities following the deaths of several illegal miners in disused mine shafts.

  • South Africa:   Zimbabweans Die in Disused Mine

    New Zimbabwe, 14 September 2016

    THREE Zimbabweans were confirmed dead while another narrowly survived after suffocating from a gas explosion at a disused gold mine in Johannesburg, South Africa, after they were… Read more »

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