Harmony confirms illegal sit-in at Kusasalethu mine
- 12 January 2017
Johannesburg, 12 January 2017: Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (“Harmony”) confirms that around 1,700 employees are participating in an illegal sit-in at the company’ss Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville. The sit-in started on Wednesday, 11 January when employees chose not to return to surface at the end of the morning shift.
No formal demands have been made by the participating employees. Management has sought to engage with union leadership with the purpose of resolving the matter and returning all employees to surface.
For more details contact:
Marian van der Walt
Executive: Corporate and Investor Relations
+27(0) 82 888 1242 (mobile)
Russell and Associates
+27(0) 82 372 5816 (mobile)