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Sibanye-Stillwater forced to stop work at Soweto gold mining operation as illegal miners take over

08 September 2022 - 17:24 By Aron Hyman, Tankiso Makhetha and Graeme Hosken

On June 5, a Sunday evening, Sibanye-Stillwater staff found themselves cowering from gunfire in a room as 100 armed men stormed their Cooke 4 gold mine, southwest of Johannesburg...

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