“The mine told us that there was coal here, we must relocate and they will give us a place to stay. They have suggested many places but it’s unsuitable for us,” stated retired farmworker, Bhekumuzi Phakathis. “I said I will agree on the one [place] suitable for me. They are not responding, but they continue to mine. What do they want to do with us?” he said.
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