Mining  Charter National Community  Conference

Community alerts/ Mmathapelo Thobejane/ Ditoebeleng/02-07-2018, 16:58] Today 2 July 2018 About 100 mining affected communities gathered at Kopanong conference centre for a workshop on mining charter understand and work on the Mining charter III that the Minister issues early June. Hass Logart from Benchmarks talking about the focus on the flawed Mining charter which purports …

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BLASTING RUINS HOUSES

Community alerts/ Margret Molomo/ Mokopane /25-06-2018, 21:32] At Ga Magongwa village, Mokopane Limpopo. Ivan plaats mine is blasting at night. We don’t have a peaceful sleep; some houses are cracking, because of the blasting. This mine is operating right inside the village their fence is not 500mt away from the village, according to NATIONAL mining …

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TAR ROAD RUNED BY CHEMICALS

  Community alerts/ Margret Molomo/Mokopane/25-06-2018, 20:45] At Mokopane Limpopo from a village called Ga kgubudi, Ivan plaats mine has damaged a tar road that pass in the village by releasing water with a chemical called CYNATE. There are more dangerous pot hole’s can’t even use the road in the evening. Story by Margaret Molomo

COMMUNITY STOPS PROJECT BROUGHT BY TWICKENHAM

Community alerts/Aubrey Thobejane/Modimolle/25/06/2018, 16:01] Pabalelo Masemola, Nthuthu Maepa, Karabo Phasha and their fellow friends are stopping that contractor who was hired by Twickenham mine to do pump testing on the boreholes that were drilled at Modimole village they were sent by Modimole headman E M Mashabela he told them that the contractor did not consult …

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 HUMAN RIGHTS

Community alerts /Francine Nkosi/ Lephalale/23/06/2018, 18:32] At Lephalale apparently apartheid may have ended more than 20 years ago but not yet. Employers in Lephalale are still treating their employees bad. You’d find black people ridding in the back of the bakkie locked, Africans are treated as criminals whereby we are not. Lephalale the vibrant city …

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HEALTH SCREEN SURVEY MEETING

  Community alerts /Mmathapelo Thobejane/ Ditoebeleng/23/06/2018, 07:50] On 21/06/2018 we had a first meeting in Sekhukhune, Morapaneng Nursery with David and Eric from Benchmarks Foundation about the Health Survey and research methodology.  The participants were communities from different sections in Atok and Magakala area under the SCMAC (Sekhukhune Combined Mining Affected Communities) , Mmalingine Corruption …

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MINES LIE AND SUCCEDE

  Community alerts/ Mmathapelo Thobejane/ Ditoebeleng /20/06/2018, 15:56]   Bokone Social and labour plan for the year 2013-2018 state that the company will each year spend R100,000-00  each year to access of Roads in the following villages Monametse, Maruping, Selepe, Mmanitwane, Malomanye, Sefateng and Mokgoto.  Today when the community was contacting Social Audits at the villages …

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