South Africa miners' strike marks third month | News | Al Jazeera

South Africa miners' strike marks third month

Workers want to see their wages doubled as the lowest-paid miner earns less than $500 per month.

    Platinum miners in South Africa have now been on strike for more than three months.

    The lowest-paid miner earns less than $500 each month, so workers want their wages doubled.

    South Africa’s platinum mines generate billions of dollars in revenue every year.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Marikana.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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