A United Kingdom (UK) firm has been given a license to commence uranium exploration in southern Zambia’s Siavonga district, a senior government official said on Thursday.
Africa Energy and Denison Mines have handed over their licenses to the UK firm that also runs uranium mines in Niger, according to state broadcaster, the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation.
The firm, he said, has so far done tremendous works in their exploration and that latest geological findings so far look promising.
The Zambian minister was speaking in South Africa on the sidelines of the African Mining Indaba. Enditem