By Ruth Chayinda
Government is establishing a minerals commission to monitor mining activities countrywide.
Mines Minister PAUL KABUSWE says the commission will enable the country have control over its mineral wealth.
Speaking on ZNBC TV’s Sunday Interview program last night, Mr. KABUSWE said the commission whose implementation process is underway will act as a regulator.
And Mr. KABUSWE said Government and Vedanta are currently doing outside court discussions to address the complexities surrounding operations and the way forward on the Konkola Copper Mine.
And on Mopani, Mr Kabuswe he said the Transaction advisor is in negotiations with potential investors.