Marikana massacre: Families still waiting for justice

Six years after the Marikana massacre, the grief felt by families and survivors is evident.

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    Families of the 34 miners who were killed six years ago in a wage strike in South Africa say the government has not properly acknowledged their pain and grief.

    While the government has paid some families compensation of about $7m - others including survivors are waiting for their payout.

    Fahmida Miller reports, from Marikana where a commemoration ceremony has been held.


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