Machinery hindering women miners

Originally published in The Daily Mail – September 2016. MWAPE MWENYA, Lusaka LACK of machinery has continued to be a hindrance to production and business competition for Zambian women in mining, says Gramiraj Investments Limited proprietor Mary Lubemba. Ms Lubemba said in an interview that lack of machines is prompting women miners to trade in […]

First Lady of Zambia calls for more women in mining

Times of Zambia, Published On July 22, 2015 By Hildah Lumba, written by Helen Zulu  FIRST Lady Esther Lungu has called for more women participation in the mining sector in the country. Ms Lungu said there was need for more women participation in the mining sector in an effort to empower them. She said this […]

Zambian State to revive “Women in Mining” Initiative

Published in Times of Zambia on June 15, 2015  By Hildah Lumba  By BENNET SIMBEYE  – Johannesburg South Africa THE Government will revive the women-in-mining initiative as part of a programme to continue empowering women in Zambia, President Edgar Lungu has said. The President said women had shown potential in mining entrepreneurship in the past and […]

Zambian State to revive "Women in Mining" Initiative

Published in Times of Zambia on June 15, 2015  By Hildah Lumba    By BENNET SIMBEYE  – Johannesburg South Africa THE Government will revive the women-in-mining initiative as part of a programme to continue empowering women in Zambia, President Edgar Lungu has said. The President said women had shown potential in mining entrepreneurship in the past […]