A crowd of mine workers from Rustenburg, Limpopo and Carletonville gather for a rally organised by the strike coordinating committee. (Leon Sadiki/City Press)
Johannesburg - Gold miner Village Main Reef Gold Mining Company [JSE:VIL]
has advised that
an unprotected strike at its Blyvooruitzicht operations commenced on Thursday
The strike action results from a dispute between the members
and leadership of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the Association
of Mining and Construction Workers Union (Amcu) at the operations‚ the company
“Blyvoor management continues to try and resolve the matter.
In the interim Village will approach the court for an interdict and will issue
a first ultimatum to all Blyvoor employees today‚” it said.
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