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Call for improved safety in mining sector

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called for increased vigilance on health and safety in the sector.This follows three fatalities which have been reported at mines this week.The fatalities bring to 22 the total number of fatalities recorded in the first quarter of 2018.Minister Mantashe…

Hawks cracks illicit platinum syndicate

NORTH WEST: Eleven (11) suspects aged between 23 and 56 were arrested by the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation during an operation in Rustenburg and Johannesburg yesterday, for illegal dealing and theft of unwrought platinum.The intelligence driven operation aimed at addressing the illegal dealing of…