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Konkola Copper Mines Statement

Chingola, 20 May 2019: Konkola Copper Mines Plc (KCM) is aware of media reports, quoting the President of Zambia, Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, in respect of a decision regarding the future of KCM. KCM is yet to receive formal communication from the Government of Zambia on this, although it has sought an urgent meeting with the President and/or the Minister of Mines. The intention of KCM and its primary shareholder, Vedanta, is to continue to engage with the Government in a constructive and transpa...

Government awards Konkola Copper Mines for malaria elimination efforts

Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) has been awarded by the Ministry of Health for being the Most Consistent in supporting Malaria elimination activities at district level.

The award was presented to the company today by Minister of Health Dr. Chitalu Chilufya during this...

Defying all odds: Evans pursues school beyond normal age!

Evans Chota’s dream from a tender age has always been to become a teacher. Born and raised in Kasama at Chibabo village, Evans, 25, only started grade one at the age of eleven at a school, which is 8 kilometres away from his home.“I wanted to go to school early but I had to wait until I turned 11 years to start school because the nearest school was 8 km away and we had to cross a river which was extremely dangerous especially during the rainy season. I was at that school until grade six,” Evans said. Unfortunately, h...