Veronica Ryder, owner and founder of the Kansanshi Hotel in Solwezi, relates the fascinating story of how a bare patch of ground that nobody wanted was turned into the town’s premier place of accommodation for business travellers. As explained in our new mining booklet, the hotel owes its very existence to the mines in North-Western Province, with virtually all guests being associated in some way or other with the mining industry.

To learn more about the mining boom in North-Western Province, click here and download our report.

See also:Veronica’s story