Economy has failed miners, says Amcu’s Mathunjwa

Mineworkers have not benefited from the country’s economic gains, Joseph Mathunjwa, president of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, said on Friday in the commemoration marking the first anniversary of the deaths of 44 people in Lonmin’s Marikana operations outside Rustenburg.  “No mineworker is being paid a living wage.

Read this report at Mining Weekly Online.  See too, ‘We are demanding R12,500: Amcu’, at Fin24