Humanitarian Assistance For Marikana Miners

Pallo Jordan compares it to the Bhisho massacre, Archbishop Desmond Tutu compares it to an event from apartheid South Africa, negative images splash out on the front pages of the world media, the police top brass believe they took the right decision in the face of armed miners, the economists are anxious of the impact on foreign investors, human rights groups cry foul, the president sets up a
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Marikana - Aid Delivery Commences

It's late Saturday afternoon (8 September 2012); the Gift of the Givers team are standing near "Koppies", the hill where the tragedy occurred on that fateful day of 16 August 2012.  A site is selected nearby to set up a camp from which a wholesome hot nutritious meal will be served to the miners and their families, commencing Sunday, 9 September 2012.  

The team moves to the location where the
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