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Lonmin's final AGM faces protests by families of Marikana massacre victims 

Embattled platinum miner Lonmin faces a fresh wave of protests ahead of its 109th and final AGM in London ?this week.
Relatives of mine workers killed in the Marikana massacre of 2012 will picket the meeting on Thursday to demand the company pay compensation and improve workers’ accommodation.
Bishop Johannes Seoka of Pretoria said living conditions in Marikana were still “abominable”.
“My hope is that this time around the shareholders will stand up for justice and ask Lonmin to invest their money ethically and put pressure on the company to do justice for the sake of the workers and pay compensation,” he said.
A spokesman for Lonmin said it had set aside ?30m over five years to build new homes for workers.
Lonmin's final AGM faces protests by families of Marikana massacre victims 

Lonmin's workers face an uncertain future ahead of its acquisition by  Sibanye-Stillwater
Nearly 80pc of the first tranche of 500 houses are now occupied, with the rest following early next year. In August 2012 South African police were called to one of Lonmin’s mines and opened fire on striking workers, killing 34 in one day. A further 10 people died in a series of clashes that shocked the country.
Lonmin, founded in 1909, has struggled badly in recent years with soaring costs and the low price of platinum, used in the car industry. It is set to delist from the London Stock Exchange later this year after accepting a ?285m all-share offer from Sibanye-Stillwater in a deal that could see up to 10,000 of its 33,000-strong workforce let go.
Sibanye posted an annual loss of 4.437bn rand (?268m) last month but the mining firm remains committed to the takeover.
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