Over 60 years of mining but the Madibana community has nothing to show as development

Community Alerts/Velile Khoza/Mfedikoe-Rustenurg/05/07/2018 There are 2 abandoned Khomanani shafts, they were both closed in 2012 by Anglo Platinum. Now what shocks us as the community of Mfedikwe is that out of the 60 years of mining we have never reaped anything from this mining operations, only that the community is poisoned and contaminated with emissions …

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Mining communities digs hole in new mining Charter

Community Alerts, Lorraine Kakaza, Mpumalanga, Carolina, 2018/07/06 The Mining Affected Communities United in Action (Macua) have dug major holes in the new draft Mining Charter. The organisation feels that the charter fails to address many issues. Speaking to POWER Business, Macua national co-ordinator Meshack Mbangula says the Charter should never have been drawn up without …

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CEO VISIT TWICKENHAM MINE

Community alerts/ Mputi Thobejane/ Modimolle/12-06-2018, 23:02]   This week on 14th June the CEO of Anglo-American will visit Twickenham Platinum Mine operation, it will come over about Twickenham Platinum Mine operation performance cause is very poor since from 2015 when former Twickenham Platinum Mine manager Peter Ott, the king E.W Mashabela,CEF& others was sign documents …

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Training for CBOs in the Olifant Catchment

Community alerts/ Mmathapelo Thobejane/ Ditoebeleng /09/06/2018, 14:00] On 03-8 June change Practice Course participants from the areas staying next to the olifant catchment  attended  a module 4 course from Rhodes University at Struwig game lodge  in Phalaborwa  (lower olifant catchment) The module was based on the cases that participants have on water quality, pollution, volume  …

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Angry Ward 41 Residents Want Answers!!

Community alerts, Bongiwe Nkambule, Barberton, Mpumalanga, 2018/05025 Counseller Lucky Bembe has a lot to answer to the residents of ward41 in Barberton (Mbombela Municipality). This follows many complaints on sewer pipes that are unattended.This plea fell in deaf ears as the sewer pipes at Greyville are a hazard to people .The other consent is the …

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Sinus problems in Emalahleni

Community alerts, Lawrence Vusi Mabaso Emalahleni Vosman, Mpumalanga, 2018/05/19   Sinus problem is troublesome at Emalahleni Vosman as the result of the mining activities that is happening around the area. A certain woman named Jeneth Lebusa is fearing to loose her marriage because whenever she is pregnant the sinus attack her more and cause complications …

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