Luapula Province Minister, Nickson Chilangwa says government will not allow illegal mining of Manganese to continue in the province.
Mr. Chilangwa says no illegal miner will be given space to do their illegal business and he has warned that if found, they will face the wrath of the law.
The Minister was speaking when the Chairperson of MMRP Mining Company called on him at his office.
And MMRP Mining Company Chairperson, Pousapaii Raju said the company has spent 5 million dollars on equipment and machinery.
The company expects to start mining and scaling up operations.