Northam Platinum Booysendal mine
Northam Platinum, the JSE-listed platinum miner has advised that underground operations at its Zondereinde mine resumed on Tuesday night (14 June).

Employees embarked on the night shift after DMR mining minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s visit to the operation and after the SAPS disclosed the arrest of a number of suspects for the death of two Zondereinde employees last week.

[quote]Northam Platinum management has congratulated the SAPS on the swift success of their investigations and has committed to further assistance, if required, as the law takes its course.

Northam  Platinum chief executive Paul Dunne has welcomed the resumption of operations at Zondereinde and said on Wednesday, “We are grateful for Minister Zwane’s intervention in this matter and are  encouraged by the progress that the SAPS investigations has delivered in a relatively short period.”