AEL Mining Services (Z) Plc, MiningOctober 5, 2022

In accordance with Section 3.4(b) of the Lusaka Securities Exchange Listings Requirements (“LuSE Listings Requirements”), the Board of Directors of AECI Mining Explosives PLC (“the Company” or “AECI Mining”) (the “Board”) hereby advises the Shareholders of the Company that the Earnings Per Share (“EPS”) for the six-month period ended 30th June 2022 is expected to […]

MiningSeptember 23, 2022

Kagem employs its first female heavy equipment operators
  Four Zambian women have taken their seats behind the wheel of heavy equipment trucks at the Kagem emerald mine in Lufwanyama – the first women to take on the traditionally male-dominated job at the mine. The move is the latest development at the world’s single largest producing emerald mine, which prides itself on producing […]

AEL Mining Services (Z) Plc, MiningSeptember 5, 2022

Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of AECI Mining Explosives Plc (“AECI” or the “Company”) wishes to announce the resignation of Ms Esther Margaretha Johnson as Financial Director as well as a Director of the board with effect from 31st August 2021. Furthermore, the Board would like to […]

MiningAugust 8, 2022

Godfrey Msiska Retires after 15 years at Kansanshi
  In the African context, it is always a hard moment to witness the last days of a close friend or workmate retiring from active work. After a period of 15 years, Godfrey Msiska, the former Kansanshi Mine ‘image creator’ retired at the end of July 2022. Msiska’s career began on 13th July, 2007 at Kansanshi […]

MiningAugust 8, 2022

On 5 August, 2022, ZCCM-IH gave an update on the acquistion of Mopani in a statement issued by the company secretary. The shareholders of ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (“ZCCM-IH” or the “Company”), as well as other market participants, are referred to the circular dated 9 March 2021 sent to shareholders giving full details on the […]

MiningAugust 2, 2022

First Quantum Minerals has recorded a 2,180 decrease in its copper production at its Kansanshi Mine in Solwezi for the second quarter of 2022. Kansanshi’s copper production was 39,719 tonnes, while the company’s copper production at its Sentinel mine in Kalumbila of 52,447 tonnes was on target. Combined production from the two mines was lower […]

MiningJuly 18, 2022

Kagem demonstrates mining excellence with triple ISO certification
Marking another milestone in the emerald mine’s endeavour to demonstrate excellence in safety, quality assurance and environmental protection, Kagem Mining Ltd has become officially certified with the ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management System), ISO 45001:2018 (Occupational Health and Safety Management System) and ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System). Lufwanyama District Commissioner J

MiningJune 13, 2022

KCM Provisional Liquidator Provides Business Update on Company Operations
Konkola Copper Mines Plc (KCM) Provisional Liquidator Ms. Celine Nair, has announced in a statement published on 7th June, 2022, the resumption of mining operations at the COP F&D open pit in Chingola, explaining that the move is part of broader plans to improve KCM operations before the government finds a new investor. Ms Nair, […]

Mining, ZCCM-Investment Holdings PlcJune 7, 2022

Meet ZCCM-IH’s new Board Chair
With His Excellency President Hakainde Hichilema’s drive for a New Dawn for Mining in Zambia, ZCCM-IH – which holds stakes in many of the country’s mining operations – appears to have entered a new and dynamic phase. Mining For Zambia met up with the company’s recently appointed Board Chair, Ms. Dolika Banda, at last month’s Mining Indaba in Cape Town to […]

Mining, ZANACO plc, ZCCM-Investment Holdings PlcJune 5, 2022

ZCCM-IH and ZANACO sign MoU to support local SMEs’ participation in the mining supply value chain
ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (ZCCM-IH and Zambia National Commercial Bank Plc (Zanaco) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at fostering and providing growth opportunities that contribute to the participation of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the mining supply value chain in Zambia.   The MoU provides a framework of cooperation and […]