Anglo American country Chairman and former Chamber of Mines President Mr James Maphosa has died. Maphosa passed away yesterday.
Walter Nemasasi the General manager at AngloAmerican Platinum confirmed the sad development. Anglo owns Unki mine.
Meanwhile, condolence messages have started pouring in with The Association of Mine Managers Zimbabwe conveying its heartfelt condolences to his family.
“Mr Maphosa was a notable figure in the Zimbabwe Mining Industry with over 30years of meaningful contribution,” reads part of the message.
“He consulted for Anglo American Corporation since 2006, looking after Anglo’s interests in Zimbabwe with particular focus on the development of Unki. He served on the Chamber of Mines for over 23 years rising to become the President of the Chamber and was elected as an honorary life member of the Chamber,” AMMZ said.
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