EFFORTS BEING MADE TO CAPACITATE SMALL SCALE MINERS
Written by yafmnews on May 22, 2019
Government says provision of mining equipment will help artisanal miners to graduate to become small scale miners.
Addressing miners at Pablo Milling Center in Shurugwi the minister of state for Midlands Senator Larry Mavhima said capacitation of artisanal miners is key for improvement of small scale mining activities.
Great Dyke News reporter Savemore Sithole spoke to Zimbabwe Miners Federation Chief Executive Officer Wellington Takavarasha who outlined some of the challenges that artisanal miners face.
Miners in Shurugwi yesterday received compressors courtesy a partnership between ZMF and Pablo Investments.
Government has set a target of 40 tonnes for the gold mining sector up from 2018’s 33.2 tonnes.