Category: Mining

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Honourable Dr David Musabayana liaising with Zimbabwean delegates at the launch of the Zimbabwe-Rwanda trade and investment conference in Harare

Rwanda, Zimbabwe deepen business and trade ties

By Joyce Mukucha and Byron Mutingwende Zimbabwe and Rwanda are working tirelessly on strengthening their business ties within the context of the African Continental Free...

Mining stakeholders discussing the MaShurugwi criminals issue

Stop the MaShurugwi criminals: Stakeholders

Following a spate of violent attacks by machete wielding gangs targeting gold producing areas, stakeholders have called on authorities to stop this menace in order to...

Blessing Togarepi

Thumbs up to ZRP Mashonaland Central for arresting machete wielding terrorists

By Blessing Togarepi I wish to thank Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) from Mashonaland Central Province following the arrest of the 16 machete wielding terrorists who were...

Machete gangs are causing havoc in mining areas

Punitive measures for machetes wielding gangs

By Anyway Yotamu  and Joyce Mukucha The Mines and Mining Development Parliamentary Portfolio Committee has urged the government to impose stiffer penalties on machetes...

Stakeholders at the anti-corruption symposium

Everyone has a duty to fight corruption: President Mnangagwa

By Anyway Yotamu. President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday 20 December 2019 participated in a symposium to mark the United Nations Anti-Corruption Day where he responded...

Minister of Home Affairs and National Heritage Hon Kazembe Kazembe

More than 4 500 machete-wielding gangsters arrested across the country

By Anyway Yotamu and Joyce Mukucha The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has arrested more than 1 500 illegal artisanal miners and 3 471 people found in possession of...

Kimberly Process (KP) Civil Society Coalition has been urged to reform

Shamiso Mutisi calls for reform of CSOs under the Kimberly Process

Shamiso Mtisi, the Coordinator of the Kimberly Process (KP) Civil Society Coalition has described the grouping as dysfunctional despite the tremendous efforts to find...

Briggs Bomba (R) TrustAfrica Programmes Director, at the inaugural Africa Forum on Mining that is being held in Accra, Ghana

Time to curb illicit activities in mining

By Kizito Sikuka   The level of financial losses that Africa continues to lose from illegal activities and dealings in the mining sector is undermining sustainable...

Africa Forum on Mining in Accra, Ghana

Mining deals should be more beneficial for Africa

By Kizito Sikuka Africa must be vigilant in its negotiations with foreign investors to ensure that all mining deals are beneficial to the continent. At the same time,...

Participants at the Africa Forum on Mining that is meeting from 13 to 16 November in Accra, Ghana

Is Africa benefiting from its minerals?

By Kizito Sikuka African countries have begun the process of assessing whether its vast mineral resources are benefiting its citizens or outsiders. The assessment...