Darlington Musarurwa in CAPE TOWN, South Africa— GOVERNMENT, through the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC), last Friday struck a deal with a foreign investor to exploit lithium deposits worth $1,4 billion in Matabeleland North, a Cabinet minister said yesterday.Feasibility studies are reportedly underway on two other lithium projects, one of which is similarly a target of an unnamed ...

NVESTORS attending the African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, this week expressed massive interest in investing in Zimbabwe’s mining sector — an engine of potential upswing in economic recovery — in a continued breath of fresh air on the country’s prospects and confidence in its future. Staff writer The mining conference gave impetus to the momentum the country recently gained in ...