Fortune favours the brave!

No infrastructure, no power, no water, no labour, a deadly fire and a plunging copper price – these are just some of the challenges...

A most unusual church service

The cheering from the women inside the church hall is deafening, and the singing and ululating can be heard hundreds of metres away. But...

How real is mining’s economic contribution?

Depending on which side of the fence one sits, mining is either a massive contributor to employment and economic growth, or it is not...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About the History of Copper

Copper has been around for far more decades, lifetimes, and centuries than most of us can comprehend – ten and a half thousand years,...

Building blocks for the community

Education is a vital “building block” to prosperity in any society. In Mufulira, Mopani Copper Mines Plc’s recent construction of a new classroom block...

Sending school to children

With almost four million school-age children in Zambia forced to stay at home since closures to prevent COVID-19’s spread began in mid-March, the disruption...