President Cyril Ramaphosa was forced to abandon COSATU’s May Day rally. That's after angry Sibanye-Stillwater employees disrupted proceedings and refused to allow him to speak. Mineworkers have been striking for months and are unhappy with COSATU's and the government's responses to their demands. #DStv403
JOHANNESBURG - Miners have vowed to intensify their strike at Sibanye-Stillwater mine from Tuesday.
A meeting between mine management and government was scheduled to be held on Monday.
Workers downed tools nearly three months ago, demanding a R1,000 salary increase.
But the mining house is not budging from its R850 offer, which some unions are not willing to accept.
Operations at the mine are at a standstill.
Workers disrupted Sunday's May Day commemoration in Rustenburg, demanding government intervene.
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa was booed off the stage by Amcu and NUM-affiliated members.