Nkhesani Masilani

by on December 12, 2008 at 12:25 pm

At Anglogold Ashanti’s Tau Tona mine, some 3.4 kilometres underground, we met a newly minted geologist. Over the din of men and machines, she talked to us about her work.

One Response to “Nkhesani Masilani”

  1. Marilyn Terrell

    Dec 22nd, 2008

    Thanks for the interview. What a noisy place! But the geologist seems pretty upbeat about her job. National Geographic has a feature story in the January issue about gold mining, and it paints a grimmer picture of working conditions:

    http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2009/01/gold/larmer-text

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