Zimplats contributes to maternal health

Zimplats contributes to maternal health

By Daniel Chigundu Giant platinum miners Zimplats says it has splashed around US$12 000 towards the completion of a maternity wing at Gora Clinic in Mhondoro. Many rural clinics in the country have no proper maternity facilities for pregnant women, a development which has resulted in some having to give birth at home or at the roadside on their to distance clinics. Proper maternity facilities are one of the requirements in trying to prevent transmission of HIV/AIDS from mothers to child which at most times occurs during birth. Maternity facilities…

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Govt validates Zimplats debt

Govt validates Zimplats debt

By Staff Reporter GOVERNMENT has validated its US$34 million debt to platinum miner Zimplats which was accrued through the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe when it raided corporate foreign accounts prior to dollarization. In a statement, the miner said after reconciliation and validation by government of debts as outlined in the RBZ debt assumption Act (2015), the ministry of finance has issued three treasury bills amounting to US$34m. “As stakeholders may be aware, Zimplats’ main operating subsidiary, Zimbabwe Platinum Mines (Private) Limited, was owed a principal amount of US$34 million by…

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