Swapping drinking water for a coal mine and a whole lot of ire

26 February 2021 - 22:06

An environmental and social rights conglomerate has refused to remove statements expressing their displeasure after the protected status of a strategic water source in Mpumalanga was revoked, potentially paving the way for a new coal mine.

The Coalition received a cease and desist notice last week for what a mining community organisation called “false, vicious, derogatory, anti-community and anti-development statements” on their website...

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