Protests stall Rio Tinto's RBM mineral sand business again
Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Protests and the death of a security guard have halted operations at the Richard's Bay Minerals site in South Africa; the NUM has called for urgent government intervention.
Rio Tinto has suspended operations at its
Richard’s Bay Minerals (RBM) mineral sand site in
South Africa since Friday July 6 after protests by contractors
flared up again. The violence led to the death of a security
guard earlier today.
"Operations have been suspended since Friday as a result