Zambia: KML Gets New General Manager

First Quantum Minerals’ Kalumbila subsidiary, KML, has welcomed a new General Manager, Sean Egner, taking over from Morris Rowe who served as KML General Manager for four...

Zambia: High price of copper on International market will enable mining firms to increase...

Minister of Mines and Minerals Development Hon Richard Musukwa says the high price of copper on International market will enable mining firms to increase production.

South Africa: SKF South Africa – empowering women in leadership roles.

SKF South Africa, part of the global bearing and rotating technology specialist SKF Group, pledges its continued commitment to the development of women’s socio-economic empowerment through education...

Nigeria: AfCFTA to reduce illegal gold mining in Nigeria.

The Minister of Mines and Steel says that illegal gold mining would be stemmed by the implementation of AfCFTA. The Nigerian Government announced that...

South Africa: JCB appoints new dealer in key South African market.

JCB has appointed one of the most respected companies in the construction equipment sector to be its distributor in the key South African market, the company announced...

Zambia: Kagem to Reopen Principal Operations.

Having faced a significant detrimental impact stemming from the pandemic over the past year, Kagem Mining will reopen principal operations at its Lufwanyama emerald mine in a...

DR Congo: SRK’s decade in DRC evolves to local ownership.

With its operational base in Lubumbashi for over 10 years, SRK Consulting’s DRC office has always been locally managed and staffed; its recent step to majority local...

Zambia: FQM BOOSTS BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL TRANSPORTER.

Zambian-owned logistics firm Quattro Company has become the latest local business to benefit from the increase in productivity at First Quantum Minerals’ Sentinel Mine in Kalumbila.

Zimbabwe: Parly Portfolio committee to track mining sector productivity.

The Mines and Mining Development Parliamentary Portfolio Committee is set to track productivity trends in the sector in line with the National Development Strategy One-NDS1 targets.

Zambia: SENTINEL COPPER PRODUCTION BOLSTERED JOB RETENTION IN 2020, SAYS FQM.

Despite unprecedented challenges driven by COVID-19, First Quantum Minerals (FQM) achieved the highest-ever annual copper production at its Sentinel mine in Kalumbila in 2020, helping to support...