Category archives for: Engineering

Zimbabwe banks revival on mineral wealth

Platinum mining in Zimbabwe

from DANAI MWARUMBA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE has an abundance of minerals and human resources to revive its comatose economy, President Emmerson Mnangwa said. He was speaking at the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland where he said the country lagged behind its peers because of ruinous policies under […]

EXCLUSIVE: Migrants put extra festive shift to tackle January Disease

Zimbabwean mechanic, Themba Mpofu operating in Bramley. Photo, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA Editor-In-Chief JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CAUGHT on the proverbial horns of a dilemma, many foreign nationals in South Africa have forgone the temptation of visiting their home countries, instead opting to work during the festive season. The migrants, who are mostly self-employed, did not break for the Christmas festivities are eager to […]

Mining industry welcomes new Zimbabwe regime

Mining Indaba

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – ORGANISERS of the annual African Mining Indaba are hopeful of progress in Zimbabwe’s mining sector under the new regime of President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The veteran politician took over from longtime leader Robert Mugabe under whose watch the industry suffered a massive decline, partly blamed […]

Mining keeps close eye on divisive ANC elections

ANC elective conference under close watch from mining sector

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA & MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ANALYSTS are wary the current operating environment and policy doubts could hamper the impressive revival of South Africa’s mining sector. Mining, which is a key contributor to Africa’s most advanced economy, has accelerated to 5,2 percent year-on-year in October from a 0,3 percent decline in […]

Reforms set to boost Kenya mining potential

Mining revived in Kenya

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – KENYA is reforming its mining regulations to enhance the sector’s contribution to East Africa’s biggest economy. Dan Kazungu, the Cabinet Secretary in the Mining Ministry, said significant strides had been made in reforming our mining regulatory framework, among them the operationalisation of the online mining […]

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