KWEKWE: Minister Mavhima recommends closure of Globe & Phoenix mine

By ZBC Reporter MINE operators have been ordered to adhere to safety procedures to avoid accidents and loss of lives. The Minister of State for Midlands Province, Larry Mavhima was…

Mine accident claims two lives

By Abigirl Tembo TWO people have been confirmed dead and one injured following a mine accident at South Beat mine, a tributary of Globe and Phoenix mine in Kwekwe. Despite…

MANICALAND: Hundreds of illegal miners arrested

By ZBC Reporter OPERATION Chikorokoza Ngachipere that is being spearheaded by the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) to end illegal mining activities has been taken to Manicaland province, Mutasa district where…

Platinum producers to set up a refinery plant

By ZBC Reporter LOCAL platinum miners are now set to establish a base metal refinery to fully process platinum ore locally following the commencement of operations by Great Dyke Investments…

US$12 billion mining economy achievable, Minister Chitando

By ZBC Reporter THE Minister of Mines and Mining Development, Winston Chitando has reiterated that the US$12 billion mining economy will be achieved in the next three years owing to…

US$4 billion-dollar platinum project takes shape

By ZBC Reporter THE US$4 BILLION dollar Great Dyke Investments platinum mining venture is now in motion following the groundbreaking ceremony of the box-cut which will pave way for the…

Zvishavane-Mberengwa miners pullout of ZMF

By ZBC Reporter THE Zvishavane Mberengwa Miners Association has pulled out of the Zimbabwe Miners Federation after losing a court case challenging the presidency of Henrietta Rushwaya. After losing a…

Russia’s diamonds giant ALROSA finalises Zimbabwe joint venture

By Business Reporter ALROSA and Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) have signed a number of agreements to finalize a creation of a joint venture for prospect and exploration works for…

UK-based resource firm ‘pleased’ as ZESA powers Zim operation

By Agencies UNITED Kingdom: London-listed Premier African Minerals’ 49%-owned RHA tungsten mine, in Zimbabwe, will have access to electricity to power all facets of the operations from early January, the…

Zimbabwe risks mining-asset seizure over canceled joint ventures

By Bloomberg ZIMBABWE, which is banking on investment in its natural resources to drive it’s economic revival, faces having the assets of the state mining company seized after a final…