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Libya’s Worker Strikes Halt Oil Production At Terminals

AFRICANGLOBE - Labour strike action at Libya’s main oil facilities could trigger the country’s first disaster since the uprising which deposed ex-dictator Muammar Gaddafi two years ago.

In America A Black Person Is Murdered Every 28 Hours By...

Police officers, security guards, or self-appointed vigilantes extrajudicially killed at least 313 African-Americans in 2012 according to a recent study. This means a Black person was killed by a security officer every 28 hours. The report notes that it's possible that the real number could be much higher.

Unrest Breaks Out Again In South Africa’s Mining Sector

AFRICANGLOBE - An attack by security guards on South African miners working for Amplats left 13 injured and provoked a one-day protest strike at Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) facilities. The conflict began as a stand-off between workers at Amplats Siphumelele mine in the Rustenburg area between the Workers Committee and shop stewards of the National Union of Mineworkers

South African Miners Shot Dead by Security

Mine security guards shot and killed two striking coal miners in KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday, amid continuing tensions and clashes in South Africa’s mining sector. The...