First Quantum Minerals Restricted (FQM) has given title deeds to 21 households who have been displaced in 2009 throughout the building of an entry street to the mine situated close to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
FQM Nation workplace consultant Godwin Benne stated the households who have been displaced from their farms got different land by the mining firm in 21 miles space alongside Mufulira/ Ndola street
Dr. Benne stated the land is over 50 hectares sufficient for habitation and farming actions additional disclosing that the mine has additionally constructed homes and secured the land by placing it on title.
And Copperbelt Province Minister Elisha Matamabo in a speech learn for him by the Provincial Everlasting Secretary Augustine Kasongo recommended FQM administration for pursuing its social-economic accountability by offering land to the 21 households.
Mr. Matambo famous with delight that the mining Firm has given title deeds to the households as a cooperative
And representing the 21 households, Cooperative chairman Crispin Lipopo expressed gratitude to FQM for honoring its dedication by giving them land and title deeds.
Mr. Lipopo stated households have been residing in worry of being displaced once more however that has been dispelled with handover of title deeds.