Crisis as metal prices tumble

Against a backdrop of soaring overheads, executives predicted tougher times ahead, warning this will trigger viability challenges in the sector.
By Freeman Makopa Aug. 25, 2023

Gold production down 11%

Zimbabwe experienced a severe power crisis in the first four months of 2023, resulting in mining houses incurring heavy losses.
By Freeman Makopa Jul. 23, 2023

Mining sector energy demand to surge 344%

Zimbabwe’s miners often suffer power outages due to frequent breakdowns at the country’s old generation plants.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jun. 2, 2023

Lithium symposium to headline Chamber of Mines conference

Zimbabwe has become one of the biggest lithium producers in the world.
By Mthandazo Nyoni May. 22, 2023

Miners in urgent plea for forex

It also faces a retooling nightmare and a restive labour force because of high inflation and a weak domestic currency.
By Melody Chikono Nov. 24, 2022