South Africa News

100s of miners refuse to resurface at Springs mine

Hundreds of miners have refused to resurface at the Gold One mine in Springs.

The sit-in is the second protest over labour disputes and union recognition at the mine.

Mine owners halted production in November as the conflict between workers and mine management continued.

Workers were calling for the union AMCU to be formally recognized as their representative.


In other news – Zamani Mbatha (Khaya) allegedly FIRED from Isitha: The Enemy

Well-known South African actor Zamani Mbatha, who joined’s telenovela Isitha: The Enemy earlier this year as Khaya has reportedly been dropped.

Zamani Mbatha

Entertainment commentator Phil Mphela has announced that talented actor Zamani Mbatha has been let go by popular telenovela Isitha: The Enemy. “Zamani Mbatha fired from Isitha-TheEnemy. Mbatha plays the lead character of Khaya on the etv telenovela. No word on whether the role on the hit show will be recast,” said Mphela. Read More