ZMF Pledges Commitment to Responsible Mining

Digital Telegraph Correspondent Artisanal and small-scale miners should practice responsible mining that is sustainable and environmentally conscious, a Cabinet Minister has said. Addressing miners during the Zimbabwe Miners Federation’s annual conference in the capital earlier today, Mines and Mining Development Minister Winston Chitando said mining practices should adhere to the laws of the country. “Mining […]

Minister Chitando To Grace ZMF Annual Indaba

…Meeting to Focus on Sustainability Mining Correspondent Mines and Mining Development Minister Winston Chitando will address the Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF) Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Harare Hippodrome in Braeside in Harare. The two-day indaba is being held under the theme “Sustainable Mining: A Catalyst Towards National Development,” and runs from July 11th-12th, 2024. […]

Small-scale Miners to Benefit From a US$2 million EV scheme

Mining Correspondent Artisanal and small-scale miners are set to benefit from an Electric Vehicles (EV) scheme, which is scheduled to be launched next month by the Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF). This development follows ZMF president Ms Henrietta Rushwaya’s successful US$2 million EV deal in China, which will provide ZMF members with vehicles at a discounted […]

Chrome Production Surges by Over 4 Percent

DT Correspondent Chrome production in Zimbabwe experienced a notable surge, increasing by 4.37 percent in 2023 compared to the previous year, as reported by the country’s statistics agency, ZIMSTAT. This surge translated to a production of 1,204,755 MT in 2023, compared to 1,154,340 MT in 2022. Despite facing a 46.62 percent decline in production during […]

ZMF Introduces Mechanisation Program for Artisanal Miners in Zvishavane

DT CORRESPONDENT The Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF) has launched its artisanal and small-scale miners (ASM) mechanization program in Zvishavane, Midlands Province as part of its Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) endeavors. The mechanization program is in line with the government’s vision for the country to achieve upper middle-income economy status by 2030, while adhering to […]

Impressive Surge: Gold Production Skyrockets with Over 25 percent Surge in Deliveries

DT Correspondent Gold production in the country has experienced a significant boost, with deliveries to Fidelity Gold Refinery (FGR) soaring by more than 25 percent in January 2024 compared to the previous year, according to statistics released by FGR. The data reveals that gold deliveries to FGR reached an impressive 2,375.3259 kilograms in January 2024, […]