Further to the cautionary announcement dated 25 November 2020, the Board of ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (“ZCCM-IH” or “the Company” or “the Board”) hereby wishes to inform shareholders and the market that arbitration proceedings against ZCCM-IH and Kansanshi Mining Plc (“KMP”) by Kansanshi Holdings Limited (“KHL”) have progressed.
The arbitration tribunal has issued a Partial Final Award (dated 29 January 2021) in the arbitration, pursuant to which ZCCM-IH’s defence has been successful and various declarations have been granted in ZCCM-IH’s favour.
Certain matters remain outstanding and will be addressed by the tribunal in the Final Award.
Therefore, shareholders are advised that the matter is still on-going and may still have a material effect on the price of the Company’s securities. Shareholders will be updated as the case progresses.
Accordingly, shareholders of ZCCM-IH are advised to exercise caution when dealing in securities of the Company until further information is published.
By Order of the Board
Issued in Lusaka, Zambia on Tuesday, 23 February 2021