South Africa: 14 Illegal Miners Found Dead - AllAfrica.com

Pretoria — At least 14 bodies of suspected illegal miners have been found dumped in the last two days in Benoni on the East Rand in South Africa's Gauteng Province. A passer-by discovered the first six bullet-riddled bodies dumped on Sunday, and eight ...

South Africa: 8 More Bodies Found in SA - AllAfrica.com

Police in South Africa have recovered eight more bodies with gunshot wounds, which are also believed to be of illegal miners, near the area where the other six were found in an open veld next to a railway line in Benoni, Ekurhuleni on Sunday. According ...

Zimbabweans killed in 'Benoni SA' gold mine massacre - Zim News .NET Zimbabwe

At least 3 Zimbabwe nationals from Kwekwe are believed to have been among the 14 killed in Ekurhuleni in Benoni, South Africa. Mr Gordon Manzou an illegal miner who survived the slaughter said the killings were undertaken by a local gang that has been ...

Zimbabweans killed in SA mine war - Chronicle

AT least three Zimbabweans are suspected to be part of 14 illegal miners that were shot dead in Benoni, Ekurhuleni, about 20km outside Johannesburg in South Africa in vicious fights over gold. Six of the bodies were found lined up in a valley on Monday ...

Illegal miners left horrified after mass murders - Eyewitness News

The workers say they believe the 14 men were killed after they discovered a mine shaft containing a lot of gold. Illegal miners say they are aware of the dangers that come with their illegal trade. Picture: Victor Magwedze/EWN. Illegal miners · Benoni ...

South Africa: Six Benoni Railway Line Corpses May Be Illegal Miners - AllAfrica.com

Gauteng police say the six bodies that were found with gunshot wounds next to the Benoni railway line, east of Johannesburg on Sunday, have not yet been identified. "There is no new information around the incident. We are still looking for the suspects ...

SA: Zim miners feared dead, all killed execution style - Zim News .NET Zimbabwe

South African police have opened murder cases following the discovery of six dead bodies, believed to be those of illegal miners, likely to be Zimbabweans, next to a railway line in Benoni, east of Johannesburg on Sunday morning. Many undocumented ...

Zim migrants feared dead in SA - The Herald

South African Police are investigating murder cases after six bodies, all with gunshot wounds and believed to be illegal miners, were found in an open veld next to a railway line in Benoni, Ekurhuleni. There are fears that among the deceased were ...

Police find bodies of 8 more murdered illegal miners - Eyewitness News

Police suspect that the motive behind the mass killing could be linked to rival gangs involved in illegal mining. Illegal miners commly known as zama zamas travel deep underground each day , in work dubbed the world's worst job. Picture: Screengrab/CNN.