Artisanal gold miners storm Arda Rusitu OVER a 1 000 artsanal gold miners have besieged the Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (ARDA) Rusitu estate in Chimanimani in a development described by a local legislator as…

Zesa to hike electricity tariff

By Thomas Chidamba ZIMBABWE Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) will soon increase its electricity tariff as the current charges are not sustainable, Minister of Energy and Power Development Fortune Chasi has said. Currently, ZESA charges 9.86…

Assist in power generation: Govt

By Thomas Chidamba GOVERNMENT has urged mining companies to invest and assist in power generation as electricity shortages persist. It is believed that the mining industry consumes approximately 135GWh,against a national demand of 673GWh per…

Women in Mining Conference, a success: ZITF Company

By Thomas Chidamba at Zimbabwe International Exhibition Centre, Bulawayo The Women in Mining Conference, an empowered network of likeminded business people that inspire, support and develop the progression of women in mining, held here today…

Mining sector boosts economy: Chamber of Mines

By Thomas Chidamba, in Bulawayo The mining sector contributes in excess of 15% to nominal GDP, more than 65% to national exports, around 12% of fiscal revenue, attracts more than 50% of foreign direct investment…

Mining players must walk the talk on women…

By Thomas Chidamba in Bulawayo Mining players must walk the talk with Government in increasing the meaningful participation of women in mining for the purposes of Zimbabwe’s economic development and economic empowerment, Women Affairs, Community,…