KCM will defend its rights against Vedanta injunction

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) says it will defend its rights against Vedanta injunction restraining the Provisional Liquidator Milingo Lungu from disposing off some assets under its mining licence. KCM acting General Manager Corporate Shapi Shachinda said that the mining firm has leant through various media reports about Vedanta Resources being granted an ex-parte injunction by Lusaka High Court. Mr Shachinda said the … Continue reading KCM will defend its rights against Vedanta injunction

KCM contractors miners demonstrate, getting tired of liquidation process

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) contractors are demanding for the progress report on the impasse which has rocked the mine. The contractors feel the disengagement process of Vedanta by the Zambian has stalled thereby bringing panic among the contractors. To show their displeasure the contractors walked to Nchanga Member of Parliament office this morning saying the courts are taking too long to bring … Continue reading KCM contractors miners demonstrate, getting tired of liquidation process

Expedite KCM sale-Nchanga MP

By JOHN SAKALA Nchanga Member of Parliament Chali Chilombo has implored government to expedite the sale of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) so that Chingola can awaken from economic slumber. Speaking during a mini rally at Chilemba market in Kapisha, Mr Chilombo said the economic activities in Chingola evolve around KCM and when KCM goes down, the town goes to economic slumber. He said the major … Continue reading Expedite KCM sale-Nchanga MP

Kampyongo reconciles PF leadership on the Copperbelt

By JOHN SAKALA Homes Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has reconciled the Copperbelt PF provincial leadership with the former PF Provincial chairperson Stephen Kainga. The party has been facing challenges internally where Mr Kainga and the current PF Provincial chairperson Nathan Chanda have had differences. The Minister had also brought in the Mike Manda led members that lost to the Nathan Chanda led executive for all … Continue reading Kampyongo reconciles PF leadership on the Copperbelt