PRESS RELEASE • PETRA DIAMONDS / KEM-JV • 31 MAY 2018
VIOLENCE AGAINST MINE SECURITY BY ILLEGAL MINERS – GREENPOINT, KIMBERLEY, SOUTH
Over the course of the last week, a number of incidents of violence by a small group of illegal miners in the Greenpoint area in Kimberley (“the Greenpoint illegal miners”) directed at Kimberley Ekapa…
Mining communities: Are we blessed with a curse or cursed with a blessing?
AUTHORS: Pelosego Pana Sehako and Fezile Kies.
Beeshoek Mine in Postmasburg has been in existence for 89 years to-date and geological explorations started 150 years ago. The two properties were Assmang operates its Khumani mine currently were surveyed as far back as 1926…
Seventy ix year old small Kimberley scale miner Clara Maitse who had been arrested seven times since 1994 on charges of trespassing by the police, happily received the news that she will now have a portion of land to search for diamonds on.