The multi-disciplinary operation successfully removed illegal mining equipment from alleged illegal miners in Sabie today, 08 December 2023.

The operation was led by Mpumalanga Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant General Semakaleng Daphney Manamela alongside the Ehlanzeni SAPS acting District Commander Major General Dorah Xaba.

Eleven undocumented persons were also arrested. They are expected to appear before Sabie Magistrate’s Court on Monday 11 December 2023.