BONUS – RUSTENBURG – Following the publication of a reader’s shock at the prepaid electricity station in last week’s issue of the Rustenburg Herald (10 July), the Rustenburg Herald continues to receive enquiries from readers who have witnessed the same inconsistency regarding electricity tariffs.
BONUS – RUSTENBURG – The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Phokeng managed to arrest suspects at around 13:50 on Tuesday, 8 July, at a local hotel on the R565 to Sun City.
The arrest was made in conjunction with the Technical Response Team and the Royal Bafokeng Security.
BONUS – RUSTENBURG – According to news in the national media, the families of those affected by the Marikana Report, as well as the wounded and arrested Lonmin mineworkers, have approached the courts to demand “more accountability” for the killing of 34 miners on 16 August 2012.
BONUS – RUSTENBURG – Gold companies, AngloGold Ashanti, Evander Gold Mines, Harmony, Sibanye Gold and Village Main Reef will see their “constructive” discussions with unions, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union
(AMCU), the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA, continue on Monday, 6 July.
BONUS – RUSTENBURG – The Rustenburg Herald was told on Friday, 3 July, that a suspect linked to the assault of yet another victim at a pub near Oos Einde has been released on R1 000 bail but will not see his punishment end there.