Latest News Editor's Choice

News / National

Mine collapses on three artisanal miners

by Simbarashe Sithole
03 Jul 2020 at 17:33hrs | Views
A mine shaft allegedly collapsed on three illegal miners at farm 161 Chesa, Mount Darwin killing one on the spot while injuring two on Wednesday.

Mashonaland Central police spokesperson Inspector Milton Mundembe confirmed the incident.

"I can confirm that three illegal miners were trapped while prospecting for gold in Mount Darwin, Adjuscent Maninji died on the spot while his two colleagues managed to escape," Mundembe confirmed.

Police warned illegal miners to regularize their operations and exercise caution in their mining.

Source - Byo24News