Base Metals

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 receives interest from potential equity investors in Prieska Copper-Zinc project

ORION Minerals has received "several expressions of interest" from "strategic investors" wanting to take an equity stake in the firm's Prieska Copper-Zinc Project, located...

Leaked voting data said to show DRC Tshisekedi election victory was...

THE Democratic Republic of Congo's December 30 general election - its first since independence in 1960 - in which Felix Tshisekedi was voted into...

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...

Court sanction of MOD deal takes Sandfire step closer to diversified...

THE A$167m takeover of Botswana copper developer, MOD Resources, by Sandfire Resources would be made legally binding on October 9 after the Supreme Court of...

First Quantum Minerals among bidders for 17% stake in ZCCM-IH

First Quantum Minerals was one of several companies that had bid for a 17% stake in the state-owned mining investment firm, Zambia Consolidated Copper...

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...