Kafue River restocked to boost fish population

Kafue River restocked to boost fish population »

8 Apr, 2013

Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) Plc and the Mwekera National Aquaculture Research and Development Centre (NARDC) have restocked the Kafue river with 20, 000 fingerlings to replenish depleted stocks. KCM Executive Director,  David Ng’andu says the company had between 2008 and this year restocked rivers on the Copperbelt with over 80, 000 fingerlings.

Government, KCM Plc sign MOU to plant 100,000 trees »

5 Apr, 2013

KONKOLA Copper Mines (KCM) Plc and the government have agreed to plant 100, 000 trees in Chingola and Chililabombwe this year in order to restore the country’s depleted forests and mitigate the effects of climate change. Speaking in an interview with the Lusaka Star, Minister of Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, Wilbur Simuusa, said Government and KCM Plc have signed a memorandum of understanding to commence the planting of trees.