Albertina Tsoloane
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South African gold miner: 'I live in a tin shack'

3 September 2013 Last updated at 07:08 BST

Gold miners in South Africa are about to go on strike, joining tens of thousands of workers from other sectors taking industrial action.

They are demanding far more than the 6% wage increase offered by their bosses.

Will Ross went to meet some of the gold miners in Driefontein near Johannesburg.