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2018 Mabola and Xolobeni, the Year the Environmental

2018 Mabola and Xolobeni, the Year the Environmental

Jan 09, 2019 ·񎧢 was significant for environmental activists, land owning communities and the South African people at large. Two landmark court cases laid down judgements preventing mining operations on land areas in the Mabola Protected Environment in Mpumalanga and Xolobeni

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Skulduggery and dune mining Xolobeni

Skulduggery and dune mining Xolobeni

May 24, 2010 · Last Updated on Jul 16, 2013. Skulduggery and dune mining (From Noseweek) by Erika Schutze. Residents in the Xolobeni district in Pondoland find themselves the victims of the manipulative tactics of an Australian mining company on the hunt for titanium deposits, the tunnel vision of the Department of Minerals and Energy, as well as a couple of scheming ANC bigwigs (ex of the

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Information on mining appliions should be public

Information on mining appliions should be public

The Amadiba Crisis Committee was representing the leaders of the Umgungundlovu community, where Australian mining company MRC, has applied to mine titanium in Xolobeni, a village in the Eastern

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Information on mining appliions should be public

Information on mining appliions should be public

The Amadiba Crisis Committee was representing the leaders of the Umgungundlovu community, where Australian mining company MRC, has applied to mine titanium in Xolobeni, a village in the Eastern

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Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all

Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all

Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all communities'' "I am satisfied that the nature of the mining operations contemplated on the applicants'' land will interfere

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xolobeni mining Wild Coast

xolobeni mining Wild Coast

However many of the mining operations in New South Wales have been asked to desist.'' The report also lists 10 reasons why the mining operations in New South Wales have been discontinued and describes several of them as relevant to the proposed mining at Xolobeni.

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Mantashe announces independent survey on mining in Xolobeni

Mantashe announces independent survey on mining in Xolobeni

Jan 16, 2019 · READ: Safcei pleads with Mantashe to cancel Xolobeni visit Critics are accusing Mantashe of manufacturing the semblance of community consultation to feign the approval needed for him to issue a license for mining operations to commence in the area. Community members have raised fears of displacement and environmental impact.

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OPED: Mining will not bring jobs to Xolobeni

OPED: Mining will not bring jobs to Xolobeni

Jan 15, 2019 · For him, one of these missed opportunities was the halting of the mining plans at Xolobeni as a result of the High Court victory and he confirmed his determination to see the mining

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Survey to break stalemate on whether to mine in Xolobeni

Survey to break stalemate on whether to mine in Xolobeni

The Australian mining company, Mineral Commodities (MRC), will not be granted mining rights in Xolobeni if wrongdoing is found at their mining operations in the Western Cape.

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Clarke: Message to MRC shareholders. Xolobeni mining

Clarke: Message to MRC shareholders. Xolobeni mining

Nine years ago he faced questions that were tougher than usual. Institutional investors as well as minor shareholders were becoming impatient. At the time neither of the two main mining ventures in Africa – the Kariba Kono diamond mining operation in Sierra Leone and the Xolobeni Mineral Sands – were delivering on their promises.

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Baleni and Others v Minister of Mineral Resources and

Baleni and Others v Minister of Mineral Resources and

[4] An Australian Mining Company (the Fifth Respondent Transworld Energy and Mineral Resources (SA) Pty Ltd "TEM") wants to mine the titaniumrich sands under the Xolobeni Mineral Sands Project. To this end TEM has applied for a mining right for titanium ores and other heavy minerals in the Xolobeni area, Eastern Cape.

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Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So

Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So

Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So. Africa) In May 2017 Mineral Sands Resources (MSR), a subsidiary of Australian mining company Mineral Commodities Limited (MRC), filed a lawsuit against two attorneys from the Centre for Environmental Rights (CER) and a community activist.

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It''s not just Xolobeni: What the Australian mining company

It''s not just Xolobeni: What the Australian mining company

Apr 24, 2018 · The Australian mining company seeking the right to mine in Xolobeni in the Eastern Cape, has been lashed for its treatment of a community in

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Mining activists oppose Mantashe''s new rules on how mines

Mining activists oppose Mantashe''s new rules on how mines

The guidelines demand mining companies to do meaningful consultations with communities if the firms'' future mining operations stood to disrupt the lives of the community members to an extent that

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Mining project will destroy us, say Xolobeni villagers

Mining project will destroy us, say Xolobeni villagers

Mqadi insists mining won''t benefit the people of Xolobeni, who have neither the eduion nor the skill to work in mining operations. He says mining will destroy the environment and their way of

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Xolobeni community wants access to mining appliions

Xolobeni community wants access to mining appliions

Xolobeni community wants access to mining appliions order which will ensure that in future all miningaffected communities are able to freely access information about the mining operations

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Xolobeni MRC – THE UNDERMINERS

Xolobeni MRC – THE UNDERMINERS

The following comes from this post from the Centre for Environmental Rights in 2016:. MRC is an Australian listed mining company with various subsidiaries in South Africa. MRC subsidiary Mineral Sands Resources (Pty) Ltd operates the Tormin mineral sand mining operation on South Africa''s West Coast, which it intends to expand substantially along further pristine stretches of the coastline

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Wouldbe Xolobeni miner has ''broken'' West Coast promises

Wouldbe Xolobeni miner has ''broken'' West Coast promises

Apr 26, 2018 · At the West Coast mining operation, Tormin hired 40 labourers from Xolobeni to try to influence them to "look favourably on the proposed mine", Oxfam claimed.

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Information on mining appliions should be public

Information on mining appliions should be public

Mining rights appliions should be public documents, the Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) and the Centre for Applied Studies (CALS) argued in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday.

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MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND FOOD

MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND FOOD

food deficit in the area. These mining operations when critically examined, can be said to be an act of "mining ourselves out of existence", because the basic human needs for survival, such as the need for clean water, clean air, and food, which are derived from agricultural lands, are being destroyed by the mining

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Peace in Xolobeni at least for the next 18 months Custom

Peace in Xolobeni at least for the next 18 months Custom

Sep 15, 2016 · He was gunned down in front of his son at his family home in Mzamba, Xolobeni. In July TEM made an investment Uturn by announcing to the Australian Stock exchange that they would divest their shares in the proposed mining operation to a local empowerment partner in Xolobeni.

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Clarke: Message to MRC shareholders. Xolobeni mining

Clarke: Message to MRC shareholders. Xolobeni mining

Nine years ago he faced questions that were tougher than usual. Institutional investors as well as minor shareholders were becoming impatient. At the time neither of the two main mining ventures in Africa – the Kariba Kono diamond mining operation in Sierra Leone and the Xolobeni Mineral Sands – were delivering on their promises.

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Villagers Demand the Right to Say No to Mining in their

Villagers Demand the Right to Say No to Mining in their

Apr 25, 2018 · Since 2007, members of the Xolobeni community on South Africa''s Wild Coast have pushed back against the idea that the government can allow mining operations

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Information on mining appliions should be public

Information on mining appliions should be public

The Amadiba Crisis Committee was representing the leaders of the Umgungundlovu community, where Australian mining company MRC, has applied to mine titanium in Xolobeni, a village in the Eastern

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Xolobeni: The mine, the murder, the DG – and many una

Xolobeni: The mine, the murder, the DG – and many una

Jun 30, 2019 · Question: Mr Radebe claims you attempted to bribe him at this meeting with a monetary offer of R150,000 in exchange for persuading Amadiba coastal communities to support mining operations in the

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Corruption Impeding on Human Rights in South Africa''s

Corruption Impeding on Human Rights in South Africa''s

The mining sector and its effect on communities fall into this egory. For years, rural communities have been victimised or forced to vae their homes, and community leaders bribed to make way for mining operations

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Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all

Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all

Historic Xolobeni mining ruling ''strikes blow for all communities'' "I am satisfied that the nature of the mining operations contemplated on the applicants'' land will interfere

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Xolobeni split over mine in ''a land of plenty''

Xolobeni split over mine in ''a land of plenty''

Xolobeni split over mine in ''a land of plenty'' of the opencast operation to mine ilmenite, rutile and zircon on pristine sand dunes, hangs in the balance. mining project and assists

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Xolobeni mining now in local hands Corruption Watch

Xolobeni mining now in local hands Corruption Watch

The Australian company involved in the controversial Xolobeni titanium mining appliion has announced its withdrawal from the project but too late for Sikhosiphi ''Bazooka'' Rhadebe. The antimining

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Wouldbe Xolobeni miner has ''broken'' West Coast promises

Wouldbe Xolobeni miner has ''broken'' West Coast promises

Apr 26, 2018 · At the West Coast mining operation, Tormin hired 40 labourers from Xolobeni to try to influence them to "look favourably on the proposed mine", Oxfam claimed.

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Resource rich Xolobeni eyed by Australian company for

Resource rich Xolobeni eyed by Australian company for

Apr 07, 2016 · The Xolobeni community in the Wild Coast has been plagued for years by violence over disagreements around MRC, the Australianowned mining company''s access, to

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We will die for our land, say angry Xolobeni villagers as

We will die for our land, say angry Xolobeni villagers as

Asked why Xolobeni residents were moved to work at the West Coast operation of MSR Tormin, of which he is a director, he said the reloed workers are benefiting from learnerships. "I took 33, but my target is 50 people. They are trainees in laboratories, the separation plant and mining.

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Resource rich Xolobeni eyed by Australian company for

Resource rich Xolobeni eyed by Australian company for

Apr 07, 2016 · The Xolobeni community in the Wild Coast has been plagued for years by violence over disagreements around MRC, the Australianowned mining company''s access, to

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Information on mining appliions should be public

Information on mining appliions should be public

Mining company opposes appliion by Amadiba Crisis Committee. Xolobeni community members celebrated at the North Gauteng High Court in November 2018 after Judge Annali Basson ruled that the Department of Mineral Resources has to obtain consent from communities before granting a mining

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Xolobeni: The mine, the murder, the DG – and many una

Xolobeni: The mine, the murder, the DG – and many una

Jun 30, 2019 · Question: Mr Radebe claims you attempted to bribe him at this meeting with a monetary offer of R150,000 in exchange for persuading Amadiba coastal communities to support mining operations in the

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Mantashe: We''ve heard Xolobeni oppose mining, now they

Mantashe: We''ve heard Xolobeni oppose mining, now they

Sep 27, 2018 · Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe has slammed allegations that he and his department met privately with an Australian mining company looking to establish contentious mining operations at Xolobeni in the Eastern Cape. He was speaking during a

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Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So

Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So

Mineral Sands Resources lawsuits (re Tormin mine, So. Africa) In May 2017 Mineral Sands Resources (MSR), a subsidiary of Australian mining company Mineral Commodities Limited (MRC),

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Wild Coast battle to save land from mining GroundUp

Wild Coast battle to save land from mining GroundUp

Wild Coast battle to save land from mining 12 February 2016 By Tariro Washinyira. We will die for our land, say angry Xolobeni villagers as dune mining looms Much is at stake: the Xolobeni operation, with a lifespan of more than 20 years, promises to be richer

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Centre for Environmental Rights to resist mining company''s

Centre for Environmental Rights to resist mining company''s

May 08, 2017 · MSR is a subsidiary of Australian mining company Mineral Commodities local communities and environmental activists have raised numerous concerns about the legality of MSR''s mineral sands mining operation. In September 2016, environmental authorities obtained and executed a search warrant at Tormin. (A community member at Xolobeni

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Wild Coast Mine BLOCKED by Pretoria Court in Landmark Case

Wild Coast Mine BLOCKED by Pretoria Court in Landmark Case

ACC has been fighting against mining operations in Xolobeni, a village in Umgungundlovu on the Wild Coast. "Right now we are so happy, I can''t even explain it" "Right now we are so happy, I can''t even explain it," said Siyabonga Ndovela who has lived in Xolobeni

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The coastal village, the mining giant and the battle for

The coastal village, the mining giant and the battle for

Jun 11, 2016 · No homes, schools or clinics would be destroyed for the proposedmining operation to proceed," the statement said. Mbuthuma is adamant there will never be mining in Xolobeni,

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Judgment reserved in Xolobeni mining case

Judgment reserved in Xolobeni mining case

Meanwhile, the Australian mining company seeking the right to mine in Xolobeni has been lashed for its treatment of a community in the Western Cape where it is now shutting down a mining operation.

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THE CASE FOR COMMUNITY CONSENT AS A REQUIREMENT

THE CASE FOR COMMUNITY CONSENT AS A REQUIREMENT

in close proximity to the mining operations are often some of the most affected stakeholders. Accordingly, the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28 of 2002 requires companies to consult with communities when applying for mining rights. The Xolobeni Mineral Sands Project is a proposed mining project loed in Xolobeni in the

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Mining Wikipedia

Mining Wikipedia

Mining operations usually create a negative environmental impact, both during the mining activity and after the mine has closed. Hence, most of the world''s nations have passed regulations to decrease

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We will die for our land, say angry Xolobeni villagers as

We will die for our land, say angry Xolobeni villagers as

Asked why Xolobeni residents were moved to work at the West Coast operation of MSR Tormin, of which he is a director, he said the reloed workers are benefiting from learnerships. "I took 33, but my target is 50 people. They are trainees in laboratories, the separation plant and mining.

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