The widows of the slain mineworkers are still involved in the drawn-out legal deliberations of the Farlam Commission. They have yet to see justice or receive compensation for their loss and suffering. Many have absolutely no income and are unable to feed and clothe their children. It is unacceptable that neither mining company Lonmin nor the government have provided adequate compensation to the widows of the slain miners.
Let 2014 be the year in which we demand swifter justice for the Marikana widows. Let us collectively demand that the killing of the miners is met with justice and that their widows are financially compensated for their loss as an emergency.
2. Corporate accountability…
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