South Africa: IDC wants mining venture rescue

The Independent Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC) has mounted an application for Kalagadi Manganese to be put in business rescue over claims that it was struggling to...

Zimbabwe: Hwange Colliery coal volumes spike

HWANGE Colliery Company Limited has recorded a 50 percent increase in coal production to 175 849 tonnes in the quarter ended March 31, 2020, from 117 165 tonnes achieved...

Zambia: CONSOLIDATED GOLD COMPANY SIGNS JOINT VENTURE WITH ARRAY METALS TO PROCESS GOLD IN...

ZCCM Investments Holdings (ZCCM-IH) has entered into a joint venture partnership through its subsidiary Consolidated Gold Company Zambia (CGCZ), with Array Metals, a global mining firm to process gold...

Namibia: Orano donates N$6 million worth of water to Erongo

Orano Mining Namibia has made a once-off donation of 200 000 cubic metres (200 million litres) of desalinated water, valued at N$6 million, to the local authorities in the...

Zambia: CONSOLIDATED GOLD COMPANY GOLD PROCESSING OPERATIONS COMMENCES IN RUFUNSA

Phase one of the Consolidated Gold Company Limited (CGCZ) gold processing project in Rufunsa has commenced. The Phase involves ten (10) gold milling plants with a processing capacity of 30...

Zambia: OVER 400 MINERS LOSE JOBS AT LUBAMBE MINE

Over four hundred miners at Lubambe Copper Mines in Chililabombwe on the Copperbelt Province have lost their jobs. The affected were directly employed by the mine through contracting firms whose...

Zambia: MOPANI TO REOPEN THIS WEDNESDAY

Mopani Copper Mines -MCM that has been on care and maintenance since April 7 last month is scheduled for reopening this week. National Union of Miners and Allied Workers Union...

DR Congo: DR Congo locks down mining city and Zambia border town

The Democratic Republic of Congo imposed a 24-hour lockdown on the mining hub of Lubumbashi today and was set to shut down Kasumbalesa, a border town on a copper...

Zambia: ZCCM Gold Company has injected approximately K45 million for the initial phase of...

ZCCM Gold Company has injected approximately K45 million for the initial phase of the Kasenseli Gold Mine Project in Mwinilunga. With the granting of the exploration licence by the Ministry...

South Africa: Mining can help change SA’s economic outlook after Covid-19, says council

The minerals council of South Africa has said it believes that mining could be critical and effective in helping to boost economic recovery after the country emerges from the...