Amcu has ‘appetite’ for platinum-sector strike, Mathunjwa says
Threats follow Sibanye-Stillwater’s announcement in September that it will retrench 5,270 workers at Lonmin mine
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu), which recently emerged from a bruising five-month strike at Sibanye-Stillwater's gold division, has thrown down the gauntlet saying it could again down tools to force platinum mining bosses to accede to its wage demands.
The union has, however, referred its dispute with the employers to the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA). ..