Open letter to South Africa’s students‚ universities and government‚ represented by Minister in the .
As evidence of the gold mining industry's skills crisis, trade union Solidarity has presented a job advert placed in the Carletonville Herald. The ad placed by Murray & Roberts Cementation offers of a commencement bonus of R20000 to every qualified artisan who joins the company's Kroondal operations in Rustenburg.
"Gold producer Gold Fields loses up to 80 artisans a month," Solidarity said. -- Staff Reporter