Women in Mining

Breaking barriers while making history

Breaking barriers while making history

When Veronica Moratuwa De Koker applied for a job as a drill rig operator, little did she know that she was making history as part of an all-female drill crew at Anglo American’s Kumba Iron Ore Mine in the Northern Cape. The all-female drill crew...
EXCLUSIVE: Diversity and inclusion

EXCLUSIVE: Diversity and inclusion

This issue of Inside Mining is about diversity and the power of inclusion. I intended to draw from as many voices as I could because the core value of diversity is inclusion. By Olebogeng Sentsho While preparing for the compilation of this...
Industry discusses occupational health and safety

Industry discusses OHS in mining

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) met with stakeholders in the mining industry to review the state of occupational health and safety in the industry. The meeting held under the theme “Every mine worker returning home unharmed...

Mining industry steps up for Jerusalema challenge

Sishen women in mining participate in Jerusalema challenge. Video credit: Cynthia Seboko Kumba Iron Ore’s Sishen mine was among various mines which participated in the Jerusalema challenge. The Jerusalema dance challenge has become a...