Arbitrary clampdown on artisanal miners in Insiza

by Blondie Ndebele Habakkuk Trust recently received worrying reports of a clampdown on artisanal and small scale miners from some of its Insiza Community Advocacy Team members. The crackdown, which reportedly started on Thursday, is suspected to be part of the measures to combat the spread of Covid-19. However, there…

Small scale miners struggling to adhere to COVID-19 regulations

Some small scale mining companies are seemingly struggling to adhere to COVID-19 safety precautions at a time when positive cases are on the rise. These revelations came after a snap survey conducted by Habakkuk Trust in Bubi and Umzingwane Districts to ascertain COVID-19 compliance in the sector. Habakkuk Trust has noted…