Mining zone in mwatate to be opened up to allow more space for artisanal and small scale mining

There’s light at the end of the funnel…locals should grab this opportunity!

County Government of Taita Taveta

The County Government is engaging the authorities to ensure the mining zone that was set aside in Wananchi settlement scheme in Mwatate is opened up to allow for more space for artisanal and small scale mining.

Speaking in Chawia CBO grounds during the Mining prayer caravan organised by Voice of Kings church led by pastor Nathan Maina, the Deputy Governor Majala Mlagui said the County will improve infrastructure in mining areas to make them conducive for working.

The Deputy Governor also called for the formation of mining cooperatives and CBOs.

“Right now we are standing on Chawia CBO grounds, in Kasighau we have Dapata mining CBO. I challenge miners across the County to join hands and form more CBOs and cooperatives because it’s through such unity that we can have tremendous achievements,” she said.

The CECM Mining urged miners to observe moral and ethical standards in their daily endeavors and…

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