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Botswana copper sector gets second boost after MOD unveils $182m T3...

BOTSWANA'S emerging copper industry received a second boost in two months after Sydney- and London-listed MOD Resources outlined proposals for a $182m mine producing...

KCM to restart operations at Nchanga smelter as court date with...

KONKOLA Copper Mines (KCM), owned by Vedanta Resources, plans to restart its Nchanga smelter on June 22, said Reuters, citing the company. KCM said the...

Afritin unveils 12 month offtake deal after first production at Uis...

AFRITIN Mining, a company listed in London, unveiled first production from its redeveloped Uis tin mine in Namibia, and said it would sell tin...

Orion boss Smart acknowledges Prieska success could make firm a takeover...

ORION Minerals CEO, Errol Smart, acknowledged the company could become a takeover target if it made a success of its Prieska zinc-copper project. "At some...

Withdraw troops or risk bloodbath at Tenke Fungurume, DRC army told

Amnesty International has called on the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to immediately withdraw its armed forces from the Tenke Fungurume...

Vedanta’s date with Zambia High Court over KCM adjourned until June...

A COURT hearing regarding an application to wind up the business of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), a company owned by India's Vedanta, had been...

Vedanta wins urgent interdict against provisional liquidation of KCM by Zambia

A DISPUTE between Vedanta Resources and Zambia's ZCCM-IH regarding their respective investments in Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) ought to be settled in terms of...

Uganda to breathe new life in copper mine last operated during...

UGANDA is hoping to re-open a copper mine last operated in the Seventies under the leadership of dictator, Idi Amin Dada, said Reuters citing Evelyn...

Zambia mines minister Richard Musukwa hits out at Vedanta for failing...

THE Zambian government had applied for the provisional liquidation of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) because it was late in implementing its plans, had failed...

Vedanta anticipates resumption of KCM talks as Zambia president Lungu lands...

VEDANTA Resources rolled out the proverbial red carpet for Zambia president, Edgar Lungu, and entourage which is on a state visit to India with...